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Peaceful walk.

The tree are set out in the shape of a medieval cathedral. Easy to get to and does have a small car... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robbie G
via mobile
Worth a stop

Great place to cool your heels if you are walking from the Downs visitor centre on the circular... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
CaptHaddock83
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Whipsnade, Dunstable, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Essentially, Whipsnade Tree Cathedral is a collection of different types of trees, planted together in the shape of a cathedral. It may take some imagination to see the cathedral within the planting but it is still an interesting location. If you take books or are...More

Thank TheDogsButler
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful area to walk, full of history and nicely shaded if you are going with children or dogs.

Thank Joanna K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tree are set out in the shape of a medieval cathedral. Easy to get to and does have a small car park which was empty when I visited. You can walk from the downs to here. It takes about 20mins at a normal pace....More

Thank Robbie G
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk from the downs and back. National Trust car park at the Downs and the walk is a good one from there.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Great place to cool your heels if you are walking from the Downs visitor centre on the circular walk.

Thank CaptHaddock83
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We had expected a cathedral of trees, arching overhead. The sign with a diagram of the layout corrects that instantly - it is not cathedral-shaped although there are parts labelled nave and chancel and so on. The trees themselves were beautiful but unlabelled so we...More

Thank LyndaMB
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Fabulous place to visit if you like peace and a sense of tranquility. We started our walk from the visitors centre on Dunstable downs,and walked out to the tree cathedral. An easy and flat walk and took a picnic which we shared in one of...More

Thank Jean P
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

The tree Cathedral is amazing to see. Small car park for only a few cars but you can park at Dunstable Downs and walk. You can also pick up a leaflet and have refreshments from the centre. Parking for none members is £3 for a...More

Thank vegetarian1980
Reviewed 19 January 2018

If you wish to visit this attraction at this time of year, bring your wellies! I admire the concept and vision of Edmund Blyth. WW 1 left its mark on so many that came back from the trenches, remembering those friends and comrades in arms...More

Thank Greeenmantle
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This site is not far from Whipsnade zoo so you ca do two things in one day with the family quiet interesting spot

Thank Jeanie777666
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