New Forest National Park Authority


Welcome to the unique New Forest National Park in southern England.

Find out what the New Forest National Park Authority and its partners are doing to protect this internationally-important landscape, plus things to do and places to visit.

Our office opening times and contact details can be found here.

Latest news

Schools go eco to benefit the New Forest


A project to help children across the New Forest make their school and local area more environmentally friendly has received a major funding boost.

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A Magical Christmas – a family walk to discover our Christmas customs


Why do we decorate our homes with holly and ivy, and what is a ‘Yule log’? Discover our ancient Christmas customs and traditions on a guided experience in the New Forest.

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National Park Blog

Keep up to date with the latest from behind the scenes at the New Forest National Park

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