Things To Do In Kidderminster

Set across 2000 acres, the Arley estate is the perfect destination for those looking for a great day out. Explore one of the most beautiful arboretums in the UK, with a finely kept collection of stunning trees, along with some of the most breath-taking botanical gardens in the country. Whether you’re visiting in the midst of winter or heat of summer, there’s plenty for the senses to savor. Within easy reach of Kidderminster and the Midlands, it’s the perfect spot to spend a day, whatever the time of year.

Explore Beautiful Botanical Gardens

Expertly maintained by a charitable trust, the Arley estate and its gardens bring crowds of visitors throughout the year. Take a stroll through Arley Arboretum and realise a sense of real relaxation and tranquillity, or marvel at our Italian and Magnolia gardens. Situated in the heart of Worcestershire, it’s within easy reach of towns and cities across the Midlands. Excellent road connections make it an ideal destination for family days out, with the estate only a short driving distance from Kidderminster, Coventry, Gloucester and Leicester.

A Dream Venue for Weddings

With some of the most awe-inspiring scenery around, Arley House and Arboretum makes the ideal destination a wedding. Choose a traditional celebration and say your vows at St Peter’s Church, or opt for something more contemporary with plenty of function space for ceremonies and receptions at Arley House. If you’d prefer an outdoor wedding, the estate makes the perfect venue. Tie the knot amidst gorgeous scenery, with beautiful views of the River Severn and Worcestershire countryside beyond. Whatever month you’re planning on getting married, you’ll be able to enjoy a truly spectacular setting for nuptials. Enjoy the gardens in full bloom in summer, or witness the arboretum take on stunning shades and colours come autumn.

Personalised Packages and Professional Wedding Planning

If you’re planning your big day, let our team take the stress out of the organising and put together a truly terrific day you’ll remember for the rest of your life. We’ve organised weddings and ceremonies of all kinds over the years, with several packages available to happy couples planning on tying the knot. Take your pick from a range of options, designed to accommodate a variety of budgets and individual tastes. You’ll be appointed a dedicated wedding co-ordinator to guide you through every stage of the planning, ensuring your big day goes off without a hitch.

Enjoy Outdoor Adventures with the Family

Arley House and Arboretum also makes an ideal destination for families looking to get out and enjoy themselves. Older visitors will love the chance to explore our beautiful gardens, while the arboretum itself is guaranteed to inspire visitors of all ages. There’s plenty on offer for youngsters as well, with exciting attractions designed to entertain and excite. Little ones will love our dinosaur trail, while pond dipping is a great way to pass some time in warmer weather. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the estate and its surroundings, enjoy a slice of cake at our tea rooms, or indulge with a picnic on the banks of the River Severn.

Whether you’re planning a wedding or celebration, or just need some more information about what’s on offer, don’t hesitate to get in touch with the team at Arley House and Arboretum. Call us directly on: 01299 861368 or email us at: info@arleyhouse.co.uk.