Walk & Talk: Great Linford Manor Park Arboretum

Great Linford Manor Park

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Discover the world on your doorstep on this introductory tour of the arboretum at Great Linford Manor Park!

Join our knowledgeable staff on a gentle walk of the arboretum and learn about the history and origins of the trees to be found there. An arboretum is like a museum or art gallery for trees – it shows off and celebrates unusual specimens. Started in the 1990s, Great Linford Manor Park’s arboretum showcases trees such as the Tulip Tree, Maidenhair Trees, Tibetan Cherries and Honey Locust. A similar exotic collection might have been planted in the formal gardens of Great Linford Manor in the 18th century.

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The walk starts from Great Linford Memorial Hall car park and takes in the arboretum in the wider parkland. We offer a separate tree ID walk where you can learn about the more common tree species in the park.

Sensible, hard-wearing footwear and outdoor clothing is advised.

If you can no longer attend, please email events@theparkstrust.com so we can offer your place to others.

Accessibility: The walk is at a gentle pace. It takes place on grass. Accessible parking is available at the Memorial Hall car park. Click here for a What3Words location. A portable hearing loop is available on request from events@theparkstrust.com.

Toilets: Please click here to see Great Linford Manor Park webpage for information.