Half Term Fun!

We are celebrating everything nature themed this October half term. The Museum will be open Tuesday to Sunday 10:30am- 5pm throughout half term; at the Gilbert White Field Studies Centre the museum is running four great events for any nature loving families. On Monday 22nd the Field Studies Centre is

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Talks and Courses this Autumn

Autumn is an appropriate time of year to learn something new and this season we have an amazing programme of talks and workshops. Of course the first lecture had to be on nature and we are lucky enough to have Hugh Warwick with us on the 20th September for his

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A WILD Exhibition

We are very excited at this weekend marks the start of our new exhibition WILD, from the 8th September till the 30th November. WILD is collective of four female artists, whose styles and methods all vary in creating wonderful pieces of contemporary art. For this exhibition the artist’s will create

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Tips for the Dog Show

If you love dogs as much as we do the Dog Show this Sunday is a must event! It is free as well with only a minimal fee to join a competition! If you want to get the most out of the day here’s a quick to what’s happening! 10:30

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Tips for September

September is upon us and here’s what is going on at Gilbert White’s! WILD Art exhibition September marks the start of our second temporary exhibition in the Discovery Room. WILD is collective of four female artists, whose styles and methods all vary in creating wonderful pieces of contemporary art. For

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Dog Show

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections are hosting their 3rd annual Dog Show on the 2nd September supporting Many Tears Animal Rescue. The Dog Show is a free event, and a great day out for the whole family particularly any canine companions. There will be judged categories including, Cheeky Youngster

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Guide to the Georgian Fair

We’re going back in time this weekend! Here’s a guide of how to make the most of the Georgian Fair! Saturday 4th August 10:30 Arrive take a turn around the fair and meet our fine craftsman. Collect the Great Parlour game and start to follow the clues. 11:00 Embrace your

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Georgian fair

Tips for August

Tips for August How is it already August! We’ve already had a whooper of a summer and with the nice weather set to continue into August here are some tips into how to make the most of the month. 1. Go to the Georgian Fair The main event of the

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Georgian Fair

Gilbert’s Games has had a re-brand and is back better than before!  We’ve taken all the best bits of the event and added even more for the first weekend of August (4th & 5th). The Museum will be transported back to the time of Gilbert White and the reigns of

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What’s on in the Summer Holidays?

The Summer Holidays are almost upon us we have an amazing programme of nature activities for families to take part between now and September! The Summer Holidays don’t have to be expensive! Why not spend your summer in our grounds completing the Alphabet Trail or one of the Summer Holiday

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