All Upcoming Events for Gilbert White & The Oates Collections

Hand-quilted Hexi Coasters Workshop

25th Jun 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Sew your own hexi coasters and then hand-quilt them as much or as little as you want. It’s simple sewing so as long as you can thread a... Read more »

Regency Garden Tour

25th Jun 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Join our Georgian Gardener for a tour of Gilbert White’s 18 th  Century garden, learn what plants and methods were popular in the late 18 th... Read more »

Regency House Tour

25th Jun 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Although Jane Austen and Gilbert White never met, Austen knew Gilbert White’s house and it’s inhabitants during the regency era. White and... Read more »

Exhibition: WOOD ENGRAVING PRINTS by Kate Dicker and her Master Class.

3rd Jul 2024 - 6th Oct 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

3rd July- 6th October 2024 An insight into the world of engraving on wood. This print medium produces fine and delicate marks which are... Read more »

Gilbert’s Garden: Herb Garden Day

10th Jul 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Wednesday 10th July 10:30-16:00 The herb garden will be looking at its best and members of the garden team will be working maintaining the... Read more »

Gilbert White’s Birthday Celebration

20th Jul 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

20th July 2024 Join us for free admission day to celebrate Gilbert White’s 304th birthday! Although White’s birthday is on the 18th... Read more »

The Wind in the Willows Story Trail

20th Jul 2024 - 1st Sep 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

This summer Ratty, Mole, Toad and Badger from children’s classic ‘The Wind In the Willows’ are hiding in our grounds! Collect a map and... Read more »

21st Century Events – UK Fleetwood Mac

20th Jul 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

21 st  CENTURY EVENTS OPEN-AIR CONCERT TOUR 2024 with  UK Fleetwood Mac Doors open 17:30, Concert begins 18:30. UK Fleetwood Mac... Read more »

Wind in the Willows Art

7th Aug 2024 - 13th Aug 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Come to the Field Studies Centre to create a collage picture inspired by Wind in the Willows and learn about the real lives of the creatures... Read more »

The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck

7th Aug 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck by Quantum Theatre New for 2024, Quantum presents a delightful new adaptation of Beatrix Potter’s... Read more »

Gilbert’s Garden: Scything Day

14th Aug 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Wednesday 14th August 10:30-16:00 Scything plays a big part in the management of wildflower areas within the garden as an aspect of our... Read more »

Proms in Gilbert’s Garden

16th Aug 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Celebrate the Proms in our beautiful grounds with rousing, uplifting music from the Otterbourne Brass Band. The concert will include orchestral... Read more »

Drawing with Pen, Ink and Brush

17th Aug 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

One day of drawing/sketching in the orchards and garden. Kate will give inspiration and guidance into starting and composing a view while... Read more »

Timothy Tortoise Story Walk

27th Aug 2024 - 29th Aug 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

 Tuesday 27 th , Wednesday 28 th  and Thursday 29 th  August 11.30am-12.15 pm Timothy was Gilbert White’s much-loved tortoise... Read more »

Meet and Make Timothy Tortoise!

28th Aug 2024

Gilbert White’s House & Garden

Wednesday 28 th  August- 10.30-2.30 pm Timothy was Gilbert White’s much-loved tortoise. Meet a real tortoise and try your hand at... Read more »