National Memorial Arboretum

With a range of classroom-based and self-led activities available, the National Memorial Arboretum’s onsite Learning Team is experienced in supporting cross-curricular learning suitable for Key Stages 1-4.  Using the natural landscape as inspiration for the series of workshops and classes available, the Arboretum is a perfect choice for teachers looking for memorable student visits for History, PSHE, citizenship, English, art, RE and science.

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    The National Memorial Arboretum in Sta­ffordshire is the UK’s year-round centre for Remembrance and home to over 350 significant memorials including the iconic Armed Forces Memorial. Surrounded by some 30,000 trees, the memorials provide a rich tapestry of stories of heroism, tenacity, teamwork and dedication. The Arboretum has successfully

    developed its learning programme over the last few years and now welcomes around 16,000 students each year as well as professional teaching staff looking for engaging CPD sessions. The Arboretum’s learning team has ensured both the National Curriculum and Ofsted Common Inspection Framework are central to the content delivered.

    In addition to our facilitated learning activities, we offer:

    • Land Train with audio-commentary

    • A programme of temporary and permanent exhibitions

    • Two classrooms in a separate learning centre

    • Two children’s playgrounds / activity areas

    • FREE coach parking

    • Outdoor discovery shelters

    • CPT Coach Friendly Status

    Pricing Information

    Please see website for latest information.


    Croxall Road, Alrewas, DE13 7AR

  • Facilities
    • Disabled Access
    • On Site Parking
    • Disabled Toilets
    • Guide Dogs Welcome
    Attraction: Facilities
    • Cafe
    • Toilets
    • Picnic Site
    • Shop
    • Pre visit Available
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