The Yorkshire Arboretum is a glorious, 120 acre garden of trees from around the world set in a stunning landscape of parkland, lakes and ponds on the Castle Howard Estate near York.
With woodland walks, tours, family activities, a café, woodland playground, events, lakeside trails, venue hire, weddings and a comprehensive programme of outdoor education, we welcome visitors of all ages wanting to enjoy the space, serenity and beauty of this sheltered valley as well as those with an interest in our extensive collection of trees and shrubs.
Wander off by yourself to explore, follow a tree trail or book a tour. Walk for 10 minutes or lose yourself for hours...
The arboretum is open from 10am - 5pm (last admission 4pm) every day from 1st March - 30th November. Our café is open 10am - 4pm from 1st March - 30th November, with extended opening until 4.30pm at weekends between 1st May and 31st October. The view changes every day. Hope to see you soon!
Registered charity # 1044931