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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Gilbert White’s Kitchen Garden Series – Summer

Gilbert White’s Kitchen Garden Series – Summer The summer of 1763 was, in the words of Gilbert White biographer Richard Mabey, ‘a long-running fete’. (Mabey, p. 88). On 4 June 1763, the three daughters of Dr William Battie, President of the Royal College of Surgeons, arrived for an extended visit

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Tips for October

Tips for October Autumn Colour It’s that time of year again when the hanger which envelopes our garden turns beautiful shades of red, organge and gold 2. Have a Great Half term We have an action packed half term with Nature Camp for 8-12 years olds and 5-7 year olds,

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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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Tips for Autumn

One of the most magical seasons is upon us! Here are 10 reasons to visit the museum in Autumn! Autumn colours It goes without saying that the first we think about in Autumn is the beautiful autumn colours! But it isn’t just the trees that are giving colour to the

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Enjoy a day’s outing at Gilbert White’s House with myhotelbreak

Myhotelbreak did a recent collaboration with Gilbert White’s House. They explained why their guests should take a day out and visit. Read what they said below: A hotel break is memorable for several reasons. Having great attractions near to where you’re staying is definitely one of them. For our guests

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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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