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Winkworth Arboretum

Winkworth Arboretum, best time to visit

Winkworth Arboretum was founded by Dr Wilfrid Fox in 1937. An amazing place any time of the year but famous for its amazing AUTUMN COLOURS

Winkworth Arboretum is set in some 46 hectares. Whilst it is well known for its Autumn colours it is a pleasant place to visit any time of the year.
In Spring there are drifts of bluebells, magnolias and cherry blossom. The azalea walk, which is a mass of colour at the end of April, leads to the boathouse which overlooks the lake. 
In the Autumn the colour from the Japanese, American and Norwegian maples is outstanding but time your visit right by telephoning in advance.
Plenty more trails make for a good walk at any time of the year.

When is the best time to visit Winkworth Arboretum?
The best time to visit Winkworth Arboretum is in the Autumn when the leaves to turn to shades of gold and red. The colours peak between mid October and mid November.

Winkworth Arboretum National Trust: Opening Times - see latest information by visiting website.

Normally open all year - dawn to dusk, partial disabled access, dogs on lead. See website for further information. Team room open at peak times.

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  • Telephone: 01483 208477
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  • Street: Hascombe Road
  • Postcode: GU8 4AD
  • City: Godalming
  • County: Surrey
  • Country: United Kingdom


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