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to Batsford Arboretum and Garden Centre, silver winner of the Cotswold Tourism Awards Large Visitor Attraction of the Year 2014 and home to the country's largest private collection of trees and shrubs

Things to do

December in the Arboretum

The Arboretum is stunning in December. Especially when we are lucky enough to get a sprinkling of frost. Enjoy a festive day out at Batsford.

Garden Terrace Cafe

Enjoy fresh, home-baked lunches, cakes and afternoon teas, all made from locally sourced produce.

Christmas dates for the diary

Santa at Batsford Weekend

December 20th - 21st

Bring the kids to meet Santa in his magical Santa's Grotto at Batsford.

Boxing Day at Batsford

December 26th

We are open on Boxing Day. Blow the Christmas cobwebs away with a walk around the Arboretum

Gardeners gifts & Christmas trees

Garden Shop

From bulbs to bedding plants, seeds to watering cans and wellies - the Garden Shop has everything you need for the allotment and garden.

Plant Area

Browse a huge range of quality plants in our large Plant Area and get advice from our gardening experts.

Christmas shopping


You'll find a unique gift for the whole family in our Gift Shop this Christmas. From books, handcrafted items and home accessories. Shop our range of Christmas decorations now.

The Applestore

Discover quirky shabby-chic furniture given a unique new lease of life and a whole host of gorgeous gift ideas.

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