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National Memorial Arboretum

Croxall Road | Alrewas, Lichfield DE13 7AR, England
+44 1283 245100
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Volunteers can be brusque

This is doubtless a lovely place. However, they are rather paranoid about dogs. We are constantly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Phyllis M
Lest we forget

Tour guides knowledgeable and grounds amazing. The arboretum is thought provoking and beautiful. A... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fiona B
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Croxall Road | Alrewas, Lichfield DE13 7AR, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is doubtless a lovely place. However, they are rather paranoid about dogs. We are constantly asked if we know about the 'dog walk' etc. Yet we do know that children climb on the monuments because a volunteer told us. Dogs were also sacrificed in...More

Thank Phyllis M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tour guides knowledgeable and grounds amazing. The arboretum is thought provoking and beautiful. A train takes you around the vast grounds and also adds interest for younger visitors. Also lovely to simply walk around with the dog and quietly remember those that served our queen...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Blessed with a sunny day this was a super place to visit.Whoever thought this out deserves unreserved praise it is a wonderful place.I only scraped the surface but will return to spend more time in some of the smaller areas. For an overview the little...More

Thank ruth m
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Arboretum is getting better and better. The maturity of the trees and floral gardens give a sense of quality and care to the memories of the fallen.

Thank ivanrw2016
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went today with a partially disabled friend the staff are excellent and very helpful enabling us to visit the memorials. Food very good and moderately priced. We will go back soon as site is so large needs lots of visits to see and appreciate them....More

Thank June N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I am originally Tamworth born n bread. But was visiting my friend of 54yrs for a long wk end from Cornwall She had been here many times and wanted to take me. We visited on May 14th. While we where there,there was a Fire Service...More

Thank CornishPastieAlemap
Reviewed 4 days ago

A moving visit, but with wonderful memorials over a wide area. Excellent cafe and visitor centre. Church service each day at 11.00 am A reminder of all who have kept us and our country safe.

Thank susandotty
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are in the area, the Memorial Arboretum is very well worth a visit. It is peaceful and still but very moving, a fitting tribute to our brave heroes.

Thank amb475
Reviewed 5 days ago

I went with my husband today would recommend paying for a jeep ride £5 well worth it staff are very informative and tell you things that you would never find out just by walking round. Very moving 330 memorials makes you think and appreciate what...More

Thank hickers77
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our second visit to this establishment; the first was many years ago. We were pleasantly surprised at just how much the facilities had improved since our first visit and of course were really impressed at the number and quality of all of the...More

Thank Niveknibot
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Janette E
What is the best season to visit
12 March 2017|
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Response from mitzi12016 | Reviewed this property |
Any time you go you will feel the atmosphere that is all round this wonderful place The car park can look busy but once inside the place is so big it does not seem crowded
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Medic1243
are there motor buggies for two people
16 January 2017|
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Response from vivienne1953613 | Reviewed this property |
Sure there was
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Helenbjessop
Can we walk round with our dog
27 November 2016|
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Response from Tim F | Reviewed this property |
Yes and no here is the relevant information from the website. VISITING WITH DOGS Due to the nature of our site and for the comfort of all our visitors, only working assistance dogs are allowed within the memorial grounds... More
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