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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Easter Bunny Trail

Easter Bunny Trail

  • 6 — 22 April 2019

Find the bunnies hiding in our gardens, using your orienteering skills.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • 0-4
  • 5-6
  • 7-10
  • 11-13

Admission

Free with museum/garden admission

Website

https://gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk/easter-bunny-hunt/?event_date=2019-04-06

Life Lab

Life Lab

  • 9 April 2019 10:30am-5pm
  • 11 April 2019 10:30am-5pm

Come and try your hand at being a naturalist by examining some of the specimens from our learning collection. Use a range of tools to find out about the animals in front of you including microscopes, measuring equipment and fact files. Suitable for all ages.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free with admission

Website

https://gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk/life-lab-3/?event_date=2019-04-09

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

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Website

http://www.gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk

E-mail

info@gilbertwhiteshouse.org.uk

Telephone

01420 511275

Fax

01420 511040

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