A much visited attraction and day out near Lichfield, The National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas is a special place, a living arboretum to the honour of those who serve and have served their country. You will love The National Memorial Arboretum for it's peace and tranquillity.
The National Memorial Arboretum
UK Centre of Remembrance and Charitable Organisation
Near Lichfield, Staffordshire
Awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in 2010
The National Memorial Arboretum is a large, open air, special place for remembering those people in the armed forces and civil services who have served, or continue to serve, our nation.
With over 50,000 trees and 250+ dedicated memorials, The National Memorial Arboretum covers 150 acres and offers something for everyone.
Why not visit today and see for yourself the lasting tribute to those who have served their country or who have died in conflict.
Recommended on The Best of Lichfield
A Place for Everyone - Young and Old
In 2009, The National Memorial Arboretum underwent a redevelopment campaign to create a world-renowned Remembrance Centre worthy of those who give so much to our Country and offers a wide range of facilities including:
Chapel of Peace and Forgiveness
Pavilion Tea Rooms
Tours and Exhibitions
St Dunstan's Market Square
Children's Play Area
The National Memorial Arboretum welcomes over 300,000 visitors per year including service personnel, military wives, veterans, students, families, individuals and more!
If you're planning on visiting as a group, please make sure you pre-book to avoid disappointment.
Private Venue Hire
If you're looking for a venue to hold a private reception, corporate function or event, The National Memorial Arboretum offers panoramic views, excellent facilities, dedicated events staff, quality catering and more.
Millennium Chapel of Peace and Forgiveness - popular for lectures, presentations and talks;
The Rose Room - accommodates 80 people cabaret-style or up to 120 theatre-style.
Pavilion Marquee - flexible venue can be hired between March and October
To discuss your event and to obtain a full price list contact a member of the events team today.
01283 792 333
The National Memorial Arboretum hold a rolling programme of events, click here to visit the website to find out more!
The National Memorial Arboretum is open:
Daily : 9:00am - 5:00pm (last admission is 4.30pm)
Free admission, donations welcome.
Please note there is a car park charge.
For days out and attractions in and around Lichfield, visit The National Memorial Arboretum and see "where our Nation remembers".
The NMA is absolutely brilliant. I would highly recommend a visit there soon.
On behalf of our Group I would just like you to know how much we enjoyed our visit yesterday.
It really was an excellent trip for all of us, but especially for a number of our elderly members who had...
Found the memorial to my step son killed in Northern Ireland. A wonderful memorial . Thank you to all at the National Memorial Arboretum.
Thanks to those who look after these memorials at the National Memorial near Lichfield.
A fitting memorial for all those amazing people - quite beautiful at the National Memorial Arboretum near Lichfield.