Column to Liberty in Spring

Important notice -

All our houses, gardens, parks, toilets, cafes and shops are now closed to further restrict the spread of coronavirus.

A Georgian landscape garden forged in an industrial past


Things to see and do


What's on

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.


Eating and shopping

A bowl of hearty soup on offer at Gibside's Market Place café

Market Place café, Gibside 

We're proud of our homemade, seasonal specialities. Sample them for yourself at the Market Place café, Gibside, you won't be disappointed!



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.


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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