General

  • Tea rooms serving drinks, cakes, freshly prepared lunches, cream teas
  • Plant centre selling wide variety of plants
  • Gift shop for that little reminder of Marks Hall
  • Free parking with separate mobility spaces 20 m from Visitor Centre
  • Toilet facilities
  • Group bookings and coaches welcome by prior arrangement – please contact us
  • Assistance dogs only welcome Visitor Centre.

Family & Children

  • Baby-change facility in accessible toilet
  • Pushchairs welcome in the Arboretum
  • Children’s play area within Arboretum

Access

  • Mobility parking available within 20 m of Visitor Centre
  • Visitor Centre and toilets accessible via level surface through the front entrance or via side door with ramp access
  • Adapted toilet at Visitor Centre
  • Network of hard surfaced paths provide full wheelchair and pushchair access from the Visitor Centre through the central area of the arboretum up to the walled garden
  • Path network generally level with the exception of the path from the Visitor Centre to the old mansion house site which has reasonably steep incline – alternate level routes available
  • Paths in the wider arboretum generally grass rides
  • Woodland walks mostly on surfaced paths
  • 3 manual wheelchairs available for loan subject to availability (booking advised)
  • Volunteer-driven golf buggies available for use by visitors with restricted mobility.

Assistance dogs only admitted to the Visitor Centre.