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A Georgian landscape garden forged in an industrial past.

near Rowlands Gill, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE16 6BG

Gibside Chapel covered in a blanket of winter snow

Important notice

Monday 26 February and Tuesday 27 February there will be disruption around Strawberry Castle play area due to improvement works. Access may be temporarily limited. Thank you for your patience.

Planning your visit

Dog on a walk

Visiting Gibside with your dog 

Gibside is a three pawprint rated place. There are 15 miles of paths for you and your dog to explore, lots of facilities and they’re even welcome inside the coffee shop.

Two women sat outside at a metal table with cake and drinks in white mugs.

Eating at Gibside 

There’s something for everyone at Gibside’s cafés, including freshly made sandwiches, tasty jacket potatoes, kids' lunchboxes and, of course, really good coffee.

Discovering mini beasts

Educational visits to Gibside 

Gibside is the perfect place to bring a group of young people from schools, universities, Brownies and Scouts. Spark their creativity, build confidence, develop problem solving skills and enjoy nature.


Gibside map 

Featuring 4 walking trails, places to visit, comfort facilities, access notes and dog litter bins

Visitors descending a path through the Rock Garden at Cragside, Northumberland


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