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Book tickets for one of our events today:

  • Garden Explorer Discount

    Monday, August 1st - Wednesday, August 31stmapsection1

    Quote: GARDEN WEB DISCOUNT to reception or purchase a ticket below Enjoy our garden in the month of August (excluding our Gilbert’s Games (13th and 14th) and our dog show (21st) with our Garden Explorer Discount ticket… Visitors to this secret Hampshire garden marvel at the quirky featur...

  • An Owls Life (National Biology Week)

    Saturday, October 8thowl

    Find out what it is like to be an Owl: what they eat,what makes them so special, how they hunt and what species there are to be found locally. Then have a go at dissecting an owl pellet to see what oour local owls have been eating. Booking Required. £6 per child with accompanying adultRead More...

  • The Harvest Mouse Returns…

    Wednesday, October 19th 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmHarvest Mouse Selborne

    Francesca Pella explains how the partnership between the GWCT and Selborne farmers helped to boost the population of the Harvest Mouse, in the very village that they were identified by Gilbert White....

  • Wild at Whites- Take Home Timothy!

    Tuesday, October 25thapplesandtortoise

    Make a model of Timothy the tortoise , Gilbert White’s Favourite Pet, to take home and find out about the astonishing Tortoise’s shannangins. Free with valid museum ticket. All ages welcome. Drop in activity, no booking required....

  • Nature Drawing Workshops @ The Gilbert White FSC

    Wednesday, October 26thswallow

    Work with a local artist to create your own drawings using our taxidermy collections and the wildlife around us. Booking Required. £6 per child with accompanying adult free. All Materials included....

  • Museums at Night

    Friday, October 28th - Saturday, October 29th

    We participate in the national event Museums at Night…   Activities to be confirmed!...

  • Museums at Night- ‘Autumn to Winter’ Sleepover

    Saturday, October 29th 6:00 pm - Sunday, October 30th 9:00 amsleepover

    Our now annual Museums at Night Sleepover in our 16th century barn. Please see our website for details on activities £15 per child with accompanying adult free (no more than 1 adult per child please). Booking required. All materials, refreshments and breakfast included....

  • Cocktail Club

    Friday, November 25th 6:00 pm - 10:00 pmemail-cocktailclub

    During the winter months our champagne bar will magically transform into a decadent Cocktail Club meeting from 6pm until 9pm when there will be an opportunity to create and taste a range of drinks, from delicious daiquiris to magnificent martinis, as the nights draw in. Working with one base spirit...

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