Gibside

Visitors looking towards the Column to Liberty at Gibside, Tyne & Wear

Stunning 18th-century landscape garden and haven for nature

Gibside

Things to see and do

For the kids

For the green-fingered

and there's more...

Upcoming events

Summer Holiday Family Fun

Wed 31 Aug 2016
11:00-15:00
Free family activities and outdoor adventures every day of the school holidays.

Walled Garden Wednesday

Wed 31 Aug 2016
13:30-14:00
Meet a member of the gardening team in the Walled Garden for seasonal horticultural tips offering practical advice and a hands-on session.

Gibside Pub & Beer Garden

Fri 02 Sep 2016
18:00-21:00
Every Friday and Saturday evening, relax at Gibside with family and friends, enjoying your favourite tipple and snacks.

Buskers Night

Fri 02 Sep 2016
18:00-21:00
Sit back with a pint or glass of wine while you listen to local buskers at Gibside's pub and beer garden. First Friday of every month. Free entry.

parkrun

Sat 03 Sep 2016
09:00-10:00
Gibside is delighted to host parkrun who organise free weekly 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 Saturday throughout the year.

Gibside Market

Sat 03 Sep 2016
10:00-16:00
Whether you're looking for treats for the kitchen cupboards, a gift for a special someone, or perhaps simply to treat yourself - and why not? - Gibside Market can help.
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Eating and shopping

Relax and enjoy

A pizza being put into a pizza oven

Gibside Pub 

Gibside Pub is quirky, unusual and special because it's within a grand Georgian estate, not to mention a relaxed and fun place to hang out. It's open during opening hours and late on Fridays and Saturdays but there's so much more to it than that, want to know why?...

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Our work

History conserved

South East front of Gibside Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne

Discover Gibside's past 

Discover the rise and fall of Gibside's families, including Mary Eleanor Bowes, one of the 18th century's richest heiresses, whose torturous marriage to the rotten "Stoney" Bowes was a cause celebre of the Georgian era.

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Groups

Learning in style

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Venue hire

The Stables at Gibside, Tyne & Wear

Hire Gibside as a venue 

From birthday parties in West Wood to holidays in the Mongolian West Wood Yurts. If it's a more corporate affair that you're looking for - we can offer that too! The Bowes Room and two other meeting rooms on-site, what do you need and when?

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Get involved

Six Great Crested Newts

Volunteer at Gibside 

The great thing about this special place, is that no day is the same. There's always something going on and we always need help to oil the wheels. From conservation in the Chapel to help in the cafe, wildlife surveys to gardening in the Walled Garden. Let us know what you're looking for.

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