The Gilbert White Field Studies Centre

Lifelong learning

Below you will find upcoming talks and events at the Museum and Field Studies Centre

  • Snowdrop Weekend

    Saturday, February 25th - Sunday, February 26thSnowdrops on Bakers Hill

    Tours Free with admission which is only £5.50 Learn more about the fascinating Snowdrop. Discover unusual varieties, snowdrop folklore and properties. Book one of our Snow Drop Tours Today…...

  • Photography Course

    Saturday, March 18th 10:00 am - 12:00 pmoctober2

    Learn the fundamentals of using your camera’s settings to get the most effective image. Booking required. Runs for four weeks....

  • Why do Scott and Shackleton matter?

    Thursday, March 30th 6:30 pm - 8:30 pmCalving glacier in Paradise Bay Kristine Hannon-small

    Making sense of Britain’s relationship to Antarctica Join Prof. Klaus Dodds as he explores the changing status’ of these explorer-heroes, their hidden legacies in shaping polar geopolitics and in the saga of ‘Boaty McBoatface’. Booking required. Photograph: Calving glacier in Paradise Bay by...

  • River Dipping

    Wednesday, April 12thWP_20160307_10_35_26_Pro

    Grab a net and an identification sheet and get ready to explore the wildlife in our local river. All materials included. Booking required....

  • Spring Kitchen Garden Course

    Thursday, April 13th 10:00 am - 4:00 pmkitchen3

    Spend the day in the kitchen garden at Gilbert White’s House learning how to plan, prepare and sow your own vegetables for the kitchen. Booking required...

  • Bunny Orienteering Trail

    Saturday, April 8th 10:30 am - Sunday, April 23rd 4:30 pmegg with bunnies no butterfly

    An Easter Bunny hunt with a difference! Bunnies are hiding throughout our grounds but you’ll need to navigate to them using a compass. Suitable for all ages....

  • Nature Festival

    Saturday, May 27th 10:30 am - 5:00 pmweb-nature

    Admission: Adult £7 Child £3 Admission price includes the house and grounds. Join us for our Nature Festival Celebrate the Nature on your doorstep… No need to book. Just turn up! * Interactive stalls * Guided Walks * Nature games and activities * Live demonstrations * Nature Exploration The...

  • 24h BioBlitz 10.30am – 10.30am

    Saturday, May 27th 10:30 am - Sunday, May 28th 10:30 amweb-bioblitz

    Join Our 24h BioBlitz 10.30am – 10.30am the following day Running simultaneously with our Nature Festival admission to the Nature Festival includes admission to the daytime bioblitz activities With your help, under the guidance of our experts, we will be collecting data throughout the day, an...