House, Gardens & Cafe Open Tuesday - Sunday 10.30 - 17.00

Autumn Nature Explorer Day

Tuesday 24th October 2023


Field Studies Centre

A day of activities for 7–12-year-olds looking at signs of Autumn in the grounds of our museum through scavenger hunts, sensory activities, games and crafts.

This session can count towards the ‘Discover’ and ‘Explore’ elements of the John Muir Discovery Award which can then be completed during the coming academic year through additional sessions which will cover the ‘Conserve’ and ‘Share’ elements.

Tickets £30 per child per day

Lunch and snacks not included- please bring a packed lunch and a water bottle!

This day will be led by our Learning Manager and a member of the Learning team. Learning staff have enhanced DBS certificates and the Learning Manager has an Outdoor First Aid qualification.

All activities will take place within the grounds of the museum. A consent form will be emailed in advance which must be completed and returned in advance of the day.



    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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