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With something for the whole family, Gibside is a fantastic day out. Learn all about the history of this Georgian estate and the fantastic story of Mary Eleanor Bowes, ‘The Unhappy Countess’ once the wealthiest heiress in Britain. Let the children run riot in the woods, build a den or climb and play at Strawberry Castle or on the low ropes course. Explore miles of paths through peaceful woodlands and enjoy views across the Land of Oak & Iron then refresh yourself at one of the cafes or learn more history of the estate at The Stables.

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