The hall at Gibside viewed across the wildflower meadow

Stunning 18th-century landscape garden and haven for nature


Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Felting with Faerierealms

Tue 23 May 2017
Friendly, sociable felting group for people of all ages and abilities. Learn new skills and contribute to our Woollen Woods project.

Tots plots

Tue 23 May 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 24 May 2017
Learn more about the beautiful moths that call Gibside their home.

Gibside Sewing Circle

Thu 25 May 2017
Friendly drop-in sewing club for people of all ages and abilities to share skills and contribute to various textile projects.

Gibside Pub

Fri 26 May 2017
Every Friday and Saturday evening, relax at Gibside with family and friends, enjoying your favourite tipple and snacks.

Family Camping Festival: 27 to 29 May

Sat 27 May 2017
Camp out under the stars and enjoy a full weekend of entertainment and activities at Gibside.

Our work

A carpet of bluebells in the woodland

Conservation blog 

Thanks to Steve Wootten and Phil Coyne, it's easy to find out what the conservation team are up to. They write a regular blog about the work they do on the estate as well as sharing beautiful pictures.



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.


Venue hire


Eating and shopping

Member of staff pulling a pint

Gibside Pub 

Order your favourite tipple and enjoy a home-made pizza, all in an 18th Century estate. So great news that Gibside Pub is open during opening hours and until 9pm on Friday and Saturday nights.


Places to stay

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