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Corporate Team Building

Read the Friends' 2017 Spring Summer Magazine now!

The Friends' Magazine

New growth everywhere

Spring is in the air

The Friends of Bedgebury Pinetum is a charitable organisation that supports the work of the Forestry Commission at Bedgebury Pinetum and Forest

Visitor Information

We open every day (apart from Christmas Day and during adverse weather conditions) at 8:00 a.m. However, closing times vary so please click here to view the closing time for this month.  

Our address is: Lady Oak Lane, Goudhurst TN17 2SL, but if you plan using Satnav and you are coming from the Ashford/Maidstone direction then we advise you to use TN5 7QJ. Click here for more information.

Admission for the day is £10.00 in a standard car (off peak) and £12 on peak days (weekends, weekdays during school holidays and bank holidays). Click here for more details.

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For more information, or to check whether we are open in adverse weather, please ring the Visitor Centre on 01580 879820.


Receive unlimited admission to Bedgebury for a year for one of two specified cars. Your membership subscription then makes a valuable contribution to the management of Bedgebury as a world class centre of conifer research, conservation and education, as a landscape of rare and endangered flora and fauna, and as a site of high quality, healthy recreation.

Your subscription will enable all of your vehicle's occupants to access all the facilities at Bedgebury - including the Pinetum, the cycle trails and the children's play area. In addition, you will be able to visit a number of other gardens and arboreta for free (including the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and Wakehurst and the National Arboretum at Westonbirt). Click below to find out more!




Annual membership from £66 offers unlimited entry to Bedgebury.

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