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Children's Activity Event, Mon 23 - Fri 27 Oct 2017


The Italian Gardens Fountain

The Italian Gardens Fountain

Our carefully restored formal garden.


Jenny Harris



The Estate Office,
Upper Arley,
Nr. Bewdley,
DY12 1XG

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 23 - Fri 27 Oct Halloween Family Fun & KIDS GO FREE*


KIDS GO FREE* into the Arboretum everyday 23rd - 27th October

Extended opening hours 10am-9pm

This halloween we’ve got lots of spooky family fun planned…
Your little one can explore the Arboretum, searching high and low for clues on our Ghoulish Graveyard Trail! The trail costs £2 and includes a prize.

There will be face painting and glitter tattoos in our Halloween Activity Tent, where there will also be a colouring competition for kids to enjoy.

We have lots of FREE children’s activities too…
Join us for the Dinosaur, Fairy and Pre-school Woodland Animal Trails, conquer our maze to reach the castle and play in the adventure playground. Plus enjoy the extra challenge of our spooky night time maze!

Our tea room will also be open in the evening for hot sandwiches and tasty treats.

Plus, Forestry Adventure Clubs are back…

Enjoy Bug Hunts, Campfire Stories & Songs, Cooking, Crafts and more!

Morning (10.30am-12.30pm) and Afternoon (1.30pm-3.30pm) sessions will be run on the following dates:

Monday 23rd October
Tuesday 24th October
Wednesday 25th October
Thursday 26th October
Friday 27th October

There will also be evening Forestry Clubs where your little ones can enjoy Ghost stories, apple bobbing, cooking, crafts and more!

Evening (5.30pm - 7.30pm) sessions will be run on the following dates:

Tuesday 24th October
Wednesday 25th October
Thursday 26th October

Each session is £5 per child and £4.50 per additional siblings.

Adults must stay with children Under 5 during all Forestry sessions. Adults are welcome to leave Over 5s in the care of our Qualified Forestry School teacher if they wish.

Advanced booking is essential as spaces are limited for Forestry Adventure Club - Please book early to avoid disappointment…


Find out more about our Forestry Adventure Club:

KIDS GO FREE* into the Arboretum everyday from 23rd - 27th October.

*T&C’s apply. £2 charge for the Graveyard Trail includes a prize. Some events on select days only. Some features are an additional cost. Forestry Clubs not included in the ‘Kids go free’ offer. General admission not included with Forestry Clubs. Please check website for more information. The Roger & Douglas Turner Charitable Trust. Reg. No. 1154467 E&OE.

Disabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 23 - Fri 27 Oct 2017 10:00 to 21:00 10:00 to 21:00



See location of Arley Arboretum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 766802  Lat: 52.41950 Long: -2.34543

By Road:
At Shatterford, follow brown tourist signs.

Parking: free


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted