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

Gilbert White’s Dog Show

Join Gilbert White & The Oates Collections for their first ever Dog Show on the 21st August 2016.

Gilbert White’s garden has always been a great place to bring your canine companions, with plenty of space to walk, picnic and stretch your legs. But on Sunday 21st the ground of Gilbert White’s House in Selborne will become a dog’s paradise.

Dog Show
The event is free entry, with a £1 fee to enter your dog into a category, everything from waggiest tail to golden oldie! There’ll even be a fancy dress category! Click here to see the full list! Join in in our agility courses, with obstacle courses, water retrieve and gun dog scurry. There are ten categories in total and you can enter into as many as you like!

As well as the shows and competitions there will be plenty to see and does; a great dog maze, a bbq to enjoy and yummy doggy ice cream being sold. There will be stalls full of treats for dogs and dog owners, face painting and some great trails for families to do in the garden. As well as the Museum being open for business as usual, along with our amazing Tea Parlour.

Dog Show
The event begins at 10:30 and judging begins at 12:30, the event finishes at 4pm and the museum closes at 5pm. Entrance to the show is free. Click here for more information!