Gibside

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

Things to see and do

Learn about this historic garden

Make the most of the summer

Upcoming events

Gibside summer nights

Fri 22 Jun 2018
06:00-21:00
Explore Gibside after hours. The summer sun and lighter nights are ideal for longer adventures, so we're opening the whole estate until late.

The orangery urns by Andrew Burton

Fri 22 Jun 2018
10:00-18:00
Sculptor Andrew Burton has researched the tempestuous story of Mary Eleanor's second marriage to Andrew Robinson "Stoney" Bowes as well as looked at the original urns that once graced Mary Eleanor Bowes' original orangery.

Your sweetest empire is to please by Fiona Curran

Fri 22 Jun 2018
10:00-18:00
Delve into Gibside's past through a new and exciting installation by mixed media artist Fiona Curran and visit her architectural folly by the Orangery.

History tour

Fri 22 Jun 2018
11:30-12:00
Join a history tour to hear all about Gibside and how it came to be.

parkrun

Sat 23 Jun 2018
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.

Pond Dipping

Sat 23 Jun 2018
11:00-12:00
Discover what's living below the surface of a pond.
Gibside

Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping

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Learning

Build your future

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Our work

With your help, we can care for Gibside and the nature living here

Young people working outdoors

The Green Academies Project, Gibside  

Join the Green Academies Project to get involved with green spaces near you. If you're between 11-24 years old, you can gain new skills, meet lots of people and work outdoors. It will make a difference to the places we live.

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Places to stay

Stay for longer

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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