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Historical Event, Sat 21 Sep 2019, free entry

Horse drawn timber extraction demonstration

Horse drawn timber extraction demonstration


Dinmore Hill,

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Sat 21 Sep Queenswood Heritage Open Day


The Heritage Open Day event will celebrate the Queenswood Heritage Gateway Project that has been running throughout 2018-2019 at Queenswood Country Park and Arboretum.

There will be plenty to do and see, with horse-drawn timber extraction demonstrations, green woodworking, guided walks and activities for children throughout the day.

There will be the opportunity to go on a guided walk around the site where you can learn about the history and heritage of this interesting woodland site and how it came to be the Arboretum and Country Park that we know today. (10am and 3pm)

The Queenswood Heritage Gateway Project has funded practical improvements and new interpretations on-site, as well as a programme of events and activities throughout the year. This event will mark the end of the project which was funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund and the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshments

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 21 Sep 2019 10:00 to 16:00


Free entry

All the activities are free. Please reserve places online for the guided walks. Normal parking charges apply.



See location of Queenswood Country Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 506514  Lat: 52.15895 Long: -2.72257

Queenswood lies between Hereford (9 miles) and Leominster (5 miles) on the A49.
By Bus: Bus 492 runs between Hereford and Leominster and stops at Queenswood Country Park.
By Car: Queenswood is accessed directly from the A49 and there is a large pay & display car park

Queenswood Country Park & Arboretum, Dinmore Hill, Nr. Leominster, HR6 0PY


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted