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

River Dipping

11th August 10.30-12.00 and 1-2.30

19th August 10.30-12.00 and 1-2.30

A guided visit to Oakhanger Stream to discover the creatures which live in the river. Please wear wellies and dress for the weather. Suitable for 6–12-year-olds; children need to be accompanied by an adult. One accompanying adult for every 3 children booked. The adult must be included in the ticket cost. I.e. Family of two= one adult + one child.

Family ticket for 2 people: £10

Family ticket for 3 people: £15

Family ticket for 4 people: £20

Family ticket for 5 people: £25

John Muir Award: 

Our summer activities are designed to count towards the first stage of the Discovery Level John Muir Award, which has four parts: Discover, Explore, Conserve and Share. By attending a series of our educational events across the year, you can complete all four aspects of the award. You will be given the option to sign up for this award on the day if you wish- there is no additional cost involved in completing the award. More information about the award can be found here: 

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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