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National Memorial Arboretum

Croxall Road, Alrewas DE13 7AR, England
+44 1283 245100
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what a fantastic please , set in wonderful scenery , these monuments dedicated to the memory of... read more

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Don r
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Oldham, United Kingdom
Love this place

We have been here a few times, we just love it. Such lovely, peaceful, relaxing and calm place... read more

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Catherinef1955
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Shaw, United Kingdom
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The National Memorial Arboretum is the UK's year-round centre of Remembrance. With 150 acres of beautiful woodland and gardens to explore and over 300 unique memorials to see, you're sure to be fascinated by our many memorials and the amazing stories and symbolism behind them. Entry is free. To help you make the most of your visit; guided walks, tours and trails, learning activities, exhibitions, a restaurant and a gift shop are also available.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Croxall Road, Alrewas DE13 7AR, England
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Reviewed today

what a fantastic please , set in wonderful scenery , these monuments dedicated to the memory of all the armed service is a long lasting memory, public entry is free , but donations are welcome to keep the site running

Thank Don r
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been here a few times, we just love it. Such lovely, peaceful, relaxing and calm place this. We highly recommend a visit.

Thank Catherinef1955
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Reviewed yesterday

Amazing place.....National Memorial Arboretum! Everyone should try to visit here sometime in their lives to reflect on how much we owe to so many!

Thank Vojon60
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a lovely day today walking round visiting all the different memorials. Too many to view in one day alone. Our main aim was to see the Scouting memorial which we thought was very appropriate and well thought out.

Thank James H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have always delayed going as statues, memorials are not our thing. However it is well spread out, plenty of seats and paths to walk on including some by the River Thame, so potentially lots of wildlife to see as well as trains on the...More

Thank Ken J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasn't what I expected but then that's my ignorance. Once we started to walk around it was very interesting, I found the polish memorial particularly moving with so much information carved into the stone, it really helped you understand what they went through. I also...More

Thank Vik1964
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for Armed Forces Weekend expecting to spend a day there, we went very day Friday to Sunday and enjoyed every minute. This is Remembrance at it's very best. It was so peaceful and moving. Very well laid out with so much to see....More

Thank jnd67
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a place. Arrived around 9.30 on a Sunday and spent 4 hours that just flew by. We attended the 2 minutes silence in the chapel at 11am. With a 15 minute talk after about how the site started. The speaker was enthusiastic and wanted...More

Thank Lotsstill2see
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here today as part of a coach tour. Really interesting place and the 2.5hours flew by, so much to see. The land train at £6 was well worth it as there was so much information. Book the train at reception when you arrive as...More

Thank Anne J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting day spent here, plenty of time and space to explore and take time to reflect on what the arboretum is for....rememberance. Both our great grandfathers fought in the First World War, himself, his father was a desert rat his Mum in ATS and...More

Thank Bats7
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Hi Andrew, We don't have lockers where people can store bags onsite.
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