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Snowdrop Time

1 February to 28 February

Weather permitting, the arboretum will be filled with snowdrops this February!

Bring your Valentine to Batsford

11 February to 12 February

Bring your loved one to Batsford for breakfast in The Garden Terrace Cafe followed by a romantic stroll through our magical arboretum.

Daffodil & Early Magnolia Month

1 March to 31 March

March marks the start of blossom time at beautiful Batsford Arboretum!

Mothering Sunday

26 March

We'll be spoiling Mums rotten with free entry to the arboretum when accompanied by a paying child!

The Big Batsford Chicken Hunt

8 April to 23 April

You may have heard of an Easter Egg hunt, now find the chickens that laid them!

Flowering Cherries in Full Bloom!

15 April to 15 May

Weather permitting, our beautiful flowering cherries are due to blossom from mid-April.

World Tai Chi Day at Batsford

29 April

Celebrate Tai Chi at Batsford Arboretum.

Davidia Delights

15 May to 15 June

Batsford is home to what's widely regarded as one of the biggest, oldest and best Davidia Trees in the country

Father's Day

18 June

Visit Batsford and make Father's Day even more special this year.

Learn Tai Chi in a morning

28 July

Learn Tai Chi in a morning with this short introductory course for beginners.

The Big Batsford Bug Hunt

1 August to 31 August

Make the most of the summer weather by getting active in the Arboretum with the kids!

Dragon & Tiger Qigong

11 August

Join tutor and author Neil Hall in the beautiful setting of Batsford to learn about the Chinese healing art of Qigong

Learn the art of the Samurai

9 September

A demonstration of Japanese Sword art, Mugai Ryu

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PLEASE NOTE: Our main entrance driveway will be closed to vehicles on Monday 13th February for resurfacing. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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