Gibside

Daffodils in the gardens at Gibside
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Things to see and do

Take care of yourself at Gibside

Treat Mum at Gibside

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What's on

Enjoy Easter at Gibside

Upcoming events

Route to relaxation

Tue 26 Mar 2019
10:00-16:30
The route to relaxation walk is all about finding some quiet time to enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of spring.

Health Walk

Wed 27 Mar 2019
11:00-12:30
Join in and take part in a weekly, short, free health walk and head off for a relaxing stroll around this 18th century landscape garden. Perfect for some 'me' time.

Gibside Sewing Group

Thu 28 Mar 2019
10:30-12:30
Whether you are new to sewing or have been doing it as long as you can remember, the Gibside Sewing Group meet weekly and everyone is welcome.

History talk

Fri 29 Mar 2019
11:30-12:00
History talks give you a taste of Gibside's past. There are 6 topics to hear about: George Bowes, Mary Eleanor Bowes, the Stables, Coal, the chapel and Gibside's timeline.

History walk

Fri 29 Mar 2019
13:00-14:00
Join a history walk for a glimpse into the past. The vision of coal baron George Bowes, Gibside is one of the few surviving 18th century designed landscape gardens. Gibside's story is one of tragedy, scandal and triumph.

parkrun

Sat 30 Mar 2019
09:00-10:00
Whether you're new to running, a youngster or an Olympic athlete, all runners are welcome at Gibside parkrun, a free 5km timed run every Saturday at 9am.
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Eating

A bowl of squash soup

Eating at Gibside 

Whether you're in the mood for a delicious homemade scone or soup, pop in and take a look at the menu. Carriage House Coffee Shop is dog friendly, so if you're visiting with your pooch head to the stables for a relaxing cuppa.

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Learning

Two National Trust leaders in the woodlands with a school

Learning at Gibside 

Join us for a day of learning with a difference. This 600 acre historic garden will become your classroom for the day (or two if you are staying over). You can enjoy extraordinary and inspirational experiences by being in the great outdoors and getting close to nature and wildlife.

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Our work

A group of volunteers having a break

Volunteering at Gibside 

Whether you enjoy talking to a range of people, are looking for somewhere to put your skills to good use or simply love being in the great outdoors, through volunteering with us here you know you're helping a great cause.

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Places to stay

Book an unforgettable experience

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Art and collections

Our collections

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