Opening hours: Tuesday-Sunday 10.30AM to 5PM & Bank Holidays

Teachers Open Evening

You are warmly invited to our next Teachers Open Evening on Tuesday 9th October 2018 at The Gilbert White Field Studies Centre.

From 4pm -7pm, we will be opening our doors to teachers for an exclusive tour of our education facilities, fieldwork sites and The Museum to help you plan your future visits and fieldwork for the next academic year. A true highlight this year will be a chance to explore our brand new Frank Oates Gallery, telling the story of a Victorian explorer of Africa and C. America.

As well as sampling some of the delicious cakes and treats from our Tea Parlour, you can:-

– Join a tour to experience some of our popular education sessions

-Discuss your class’s requirements with our professional, experienced and enthusiastic education team

-Find out how we can tailor educational visits on themes such as;

-Ecology & Biodiversity

-Habitats & Adaptation

-Growth and Development

-Plants and Trees

-River Studies

-Rocks and Soils

-Gilbert White, the first ecologist and local writer

-Antarctica and Polar Exploration

-Victorian Exploration of Central America and Africa

-Settlement Development, Village studies and Tourist Impacts

-The Outdoors and Wildlife as an inspiration for Art and Literacy projects.

You will also be able to find out about our exciting sleepover and outreach programmes and our soon to launch loans boxes and scientific book library.

Even if you are a regular with us at The Field Studies Centre or Gilbert White’s House & The Oates Collections, come and discover all the other exciting and new activities and sessions we have on offer. If you haven’t visited us before, we can’t wait to show you what we’ve got planned.

Attendees at this event will be able to claim a 10% discount on their next booking.

This event is free but places are limited and booking is essential.

To book your space please email fsc@gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk or call 01420 511517 letting us know your name, school, and any specific areas of interest.

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Gilbert White’s Field Studies Centre

Gilbert White’s Field Studies Centre is the Education Department of Gilbert White’s House and The Oates Collection. Our mission is to inspire journeys of discovery in the natural world for all ages and abilities and throughout the seasons.

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