Gilbert White's House and Garden and The Oates Collection

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Discover the fascinating stories of three explorers of the natural world- Gilbert White, 18th century author and naturalist; Frank Oates, Victorian explorer of America and Africa; Captain Lawrence Oates who famously lost his life on Scott's ill fated expedition to Antarctica 1911-1912

Explore the charming house, 25 acres of restored gardens and ancient parkland with award winning tea parlour, gift shop and plant sales- We have all you need for an interesting day out.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Open all year - please see our website for details www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk

Admission charges

please see our website for details www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Natural Sciences, Personalities, World Cultures

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astronomy course

Astronomy Course

  • 28 September 2017 8-10pm
  • 5 October 2017 8-10pm
  • 12 October 2017 8-10pm
  • 19 October 2017 8-10pm

5 week course. Learn how to view the night sky with confidence, allowing you the freedom to stargaze in your own back garden. Follow the lives of the greatest astronomers in history, learn more about the constellations and delve into the treasures of our own Solar System. You may even get to see a planet or two….?

Suitable for

  • 14-15
  • 16-17
  • 18+

Admission

£75 (for five weeks)

Website

http://gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk/?event=astronomy-course%2F&event_date=2017-09-21

Gilbert White's House and Garden and The Oates Collection
The Wakes
High Street
Selborne
Hampshire
GU34 3JH
England

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Website

www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk

E-mail

info@gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk

Telephone

01420 511275

Fax

01420 511040

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