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Image: Little grebe on the Visitor Centre lake, courtesy of Nigel Witham

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Interested in Bedgebury's flora and fauna? See recent sightings here.

Image: Roe deer stag in autumn sunshine, courtesy of Nigel Witham, regular Species Spotted contributor.

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The Friends of Bedgebury Pinetum is a charitable organisation that supports the management of Bedgebury for people, wildlife and trees

Visitor Information

Bedgebury is open every day except Christmas Day (subject to weather conditions).

The Information Office will be closed on the morning of Wednesday 29th January 2020 for staff training. The rest of the site will be open as usual.

On Wednesday 15th January, the site will remain closed until it has been fully checked for damage arising from Storm Brendan due this evening. Please keep an eye on Facebook for updates.

Day admission

Car peak: £13 (weekends, school holidays, bank holidays)

Car off-peak: £10

Car early-bird: £3 (if you leave by 11am)

Car with trailer: £26 (peak), £20 (off-peak)

Minibuses: £30 Coaches: £50 

Find Bedgebury

For more information including directions and opening times, the dog policy and accessibily, visit and click on the Visitor Information button.

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Get in touch!

Call us on 01580 879842 or email:

Membership Benefits


"The best value thing I've ever belonged to!" (Staplehurst resident)

FOR JUST £72 and enjoy: 

  • Unlimited annual admission to Bedgebury during normal trading hours (every day except Christmas Day) for one of two specified cars from the same address.
  • Free or discounted admission to other botanical gardens, including Kew and Wakehurst for the lead member.
  • 15% off Go Ape at Bedgebury (excluding Saturdays).
  • Discounts at Quench Cycles.
  • Free Friends' magazine.
  • Discounts for Friends' events.
  • Exclusive pre-sale periods for Bedgebury's Forest Live concerts.
  • Member offers on tickets for Christmas at Bedgebury.
  • 15% off Bedgebury Christmas trees.

Click here for more information on the benefits listed above.

Want to know why Bedgebury deserves your support? Click here to find out! 





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