View over the Lily Pond towards the Column to Liberty at Gibside, Tyne and Wear

Stunning 18th-century landscape garden and haven for nature


Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Great Run Local

Sun 20 Aug 2017
Gibside is delighted to host Great Run Local who organise free weekly 2km and 5km timed runs that are open to everyone and are safe and easy to take part in. The runs will take place at Gibside each Sunday throughout the year.

Route to Relaxation

Sun 20 Aug 2017
Tucked away within Gibside estate you can discover nature and calm surroundings on the Route to Relaxation trail.

Intrigue and Strife at Gibside: Guided Tour

Sun 20 Aug 2017
Discover the rise and fall of Gibside.

Tots plots

Tue 22 Aug 2017
If your little one just loves to be outdoors and getting their hands dirty, or perhaps needs a little time to grow the love for the mud, this could be for them.

Moth Morning

Wed 23 Aug 2017
Learn more about the beautiful moths that call Gibside their home.

Open Air Theatre: The Wind in the Willows

Wed 23 Aug 2017
Set in Gibside's Georgian walled garden, take join Chapterhouse Theatre Company with Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad for a perfect summer of adventure.

Eating and shopping

Eating at Gibside

A man pouring beer

Gibside Market and Beer and a bite night 

Every first and third Saturday of every month we host Gibside Market. As an added bonus, on the third Saturday we also host Beer and a bite night. The day starts from 10am and there's plenty to keep you entertained until 9pm. Think lots of indulgence, fun and food.


Get involved

Get closer to nature

Volunteers clearing scrubland

Volunteer at Gibside 

We're very lucky to be caring for such a special place, and to ensure we keep it safe for future generations we rely on a huge team of volunteers here at Gibside. If you'd like to join the team and help us to manage this 600 acre landscaped garden, we've recently added some new roles that might be right up your street....


Venue hire

Hire Gibside



Learn wild survival skills such as den building

Learning at Gibside 

Reconnect with nature and history with an inspirational residential stay or motivational day visit at Gibside.


Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Gibside on the National Trust Collections website