The ARMY APPRENTICE ... remember with pride

Location of the NMA and the Army Apprentice National Memorial

National Memorial Arboretum (The Royal British Legion)
Croxall Road,
DE13 7AR.
Tel No: 01283 792333 Open: 9.00am to 5.00pm daily

Access by car

The Arboretum is situated between Birmingham and Derby, just off the A38, at Alrewas, north of Lichfield and south of Burton-on-Trent.
 You will see "brown signs" from the A38 directing you to the A513 junction, signposted for Tamworth.

 M1 Southbound - exit at junction 28 and take the A38 south, by passing Derby and Burton to the A513 Tamworth turn off, then follow the local signs.

 M1 Northbound - exit onto M6 northbound, then after Corley Services follow the signs for the M6(Toll) and M42,then leave at the next junction (junction 9 M42),signposted A446,follow the A446 to the A38 Lichfield, then A38 Derby to the A513 Tamworth, then follow the local directions.

 M6 Southbound - exit junction 15,follow A50 Derby, then the A38 Lichfield to the A513 Tamworth turn, then follow signs to NMA.

 M54 Eastbound - leave at junction 1,and take the A460 Cannock, passing over the M6,continue and then follow the A5 (Tamworth),then A38 Derby until the junction with the A513 Tamworth, then follow local signs.

For Sat Nav:- A.A Route Finder and R.A.C. Route Finder,
use the post code DE13 7AR.

There is a charge for car parking using the Pay & Display machine near the entrance to the reception building. Up to 2 hours £2, more than 2 hours £3.

Individual admission to the Arboretum is free of charge, although donations are appreciated to help with the maintenance and upkeep of the site.

The Memorial is situated about half a mile beyond the main entrance so allow at least twenty minutes to walk the mainly grass covered path. There is limited 'golf buggy' assisted transport during our Memorial official events.




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