Gilbert White’s House & Gardens

Gilbert White’s House & Gardens

High Street
GU34 3JH

Add Gilbert White’s House & Gardens to your Itinerary

Tel: 01420 511275

Share this with


Check availability for Gilbert White’s House & Gardens (opens in a new window)

Opening Times

Open (1 Apr 2024 - 30 June 2024)
Tuesday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00
Open (1 July 2024 - 30 Sept 2024)
Monday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00
Open (1 Oct 2024 - 31 Oct 2024)
Tuesday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00
Open (1 Nov 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Tuesday - Sunday10:30 - 16:30
Open (1 Nov 2024 - 31 Mar 2025)
Tuesday - Sunday10:30 - 17:00

* Open on Bank Holidays, and Easter Monday.

Christmas Eve opening 10.30am-2.00pm.

The Jubilee Taproom is open outside of museum hours, (Thurs-Sat 5.30-9pm).

Map & Directions

Click to Activate

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A3. Selborne is on the B3006 from Alton to the A3. Postcode for the car park is GU34 3BN. To access the car park (when travelling from Alton), just after the Selborne Arms pub take the first right, then travel through the pub car park and up to the museum car park. Remember to hand in your registration at reception to access free parking.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest stations are Alton, Petersfield and Liss. The 38 bus between Alton and Petersfield runs through Selborne, the nearest bus stop is the Selborne Arms. Remember to check bus and train times before you travel.


Tuesday, 9th April 2024 - Sunday, 23rd June 2024

: Biophilia at Gilbert White's House and Gardens: Biophilia at Gilbert White's House and Gardens: The installation of work by local artist Jacqueline Amies has taken inspiration from the writings of Gilbert White (1720- 1793). Over the past year regular visits to The Wakes in Selborne have been made and time has been spent in the gardens 'watching narrowly', observing both the seasonal…
more info

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Full Entry£18.00
Child (under 16) Full Entry£6.00
Concession Full Entry£17.00
Family (2A + 3C)£38.00 per ticket
Garden only ticket£12.00 per ticket

Children under 5 go free. These tickets are valid for one year from the date of purchase, excluding special event days. On your return please present your ticket
along with a form of ID. There are also special rates under the membership scheme and for groups.



  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Induction Loop System
  • Wheelchair user accessible - Wheelchair adapted picnic benches. Non-motorised wheelchair free to borrow from reception.


  • Cafe - Jubilee Tap Room Bar
  • Catering for groups
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Jubilee Tap Room Bar
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted - Dogs accepted in the gardens.
  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Free parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted
  • Special group rates

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Hide Facilities



Gilbert White's House & GardenWhite's Café Bar, East HampshireVisitors can enjoy brunch, lunch and afternoon tea at the café. The café also operates as a local shop, selling fresh fruit and vegetables, local free range eggs, local meat, Hampshire cheeses, fresh bread, homemade meals, deli items and delicious White’s Sausage Rolls!

Jubilee TapJubilee Tap, East HampshirePop in for a pint at the Jubilee Tap, after your visit to Gilbert White’s House & Gardens!

What's Nearby

  1. Inadown Farm Holiday Homes

    Five well equipped self catering holiday homes at Inadown Farm in the South Downs…

    1.91 miles away
  2. Feather Down - Manor Farm

    In August 2006, Anna and Will introduced the UK's first Feather Down farm. Located in the…

    2.03 miles away
  3. Tunford Cottage Lodge

    Tunford Cottage Lodge is a Norwegian design timber lodge, comfortably furnished and…

    2.04 miles away
  1. The Hawkley Inn

    The Team at the Hawkley Inn welcome you to this quirky country pub, just 3 miles from the…

    2.85 miles away
  2. Ocean Mist Campers

    Enjoy the freedom to go where you want, when you want in a high-spec, heated VW…

    2.92 miles away
  3. Alton House Hotel

    Alton House Hotel is a country house hotel set in the idyllic market town of Alton,…

    3.94 miles away
  4. The Barn at North Lodge

    A stylish converted barn set in the grounds of a Georgian Lodge House within the South…

    4.17 miles away
  5. Upper Neatham Mill Farm

    Award winning Converted 17th century barn accommodation. Tranquil location on the river…

    4.29 miles away
  6. Poet's Cottage

    Poet's Cottage is a newly-built luxury 3 bedroom holiday cottage, sleeping up to 6 people…

    4.37 miles away
  7. The Lodge Standford Grange

    A stunning and beautifully appointed very large luxury stone lodge privately set in…

    4.54 miles away
  8. Taylors Copse Cottage

    Taylors Copse Cottage is a hidden gem tucked away in a rural hamlet near Petersfield.…

    4.77 miles away
  9. Travelodge Alton Four Marks

    Whether you want to head into the thriving market town of Alton or experience the hustle…

    4.97 miles away
  10. Old Thorns Self Catering Apartments

    Step inside your home away from home, located overlooking the golf course. Old Thorns’…

    5.04 miles away
  11. Old Thorns

    Old Thorns is a luxury four-star hotel in Liphook, Hampshire. The hotel is easily…

    5.11 miles away
  12. The Angel Hotel

    Nestling in the in the heart of the South Downs National Park the Angel Hotel is proud to…

    5.3 miles away
  13. Adhurst Yurts

    Adhurst Yurts are recommended by Canopy & Stars, The Telegraph, The Week, The Guardian…

    5.4 miles away
Previous Next

Search What's Nearby

Product Type
Within miles