Escape to this tranquil 18th century landscaped garden created by one of the richest men in Georgian England, George Bowes.
Gibside offers miles of woodland and riverside walks with views across the Derwent Valley. Explore an architectural gem of a Chapel, see red kite soar above the famous tree-lined avenue, discover the ever-changing Walled Garden and the vibrant Stables, now a learning and discovery centre. There is lots to see and do with tempations of tasty food and gift shopping while you explore.
Bring the family for wildlife spotting and outdoor adventures, including Strawberry Castle play area, nature playscape and the Low Ropes Challenge, or indoor fun with Daisy, the milkable cow and Gibside mini-play Hall.
near Rowlands Gill
Tyne and Wear