Welcome to Orchard Side House
Find out here what delights we have in store for you when you visit to relive Georgian life with us in our 18th century town house.
Visit our tranquil & historic Gardens. William Cowper was an innovative gardener at a time when seeds & plants were arriving from North America. Find out more here, including a plan of the gardens and our seasonal photo gallery.
Take an on-line mini tour, right now, around the collection display rooms inside Orchard Side. Visit the ‘Welcome’ page to see the plan of the House & Gardens and a short guide to the other delights we have in store for you during your visit.
We’re delighted that local artist Chris Richbell is returning to the Three Hares Gallery with an exhibition of her latest works, entitled ‘Water, water everywhere’.
The Cowper & Newton Journal 2017 is NOW AVAILABLE – new ideas, insights & inspiration
Don’t miss our Guided Walks around Olney & to Weston Underwood this Summer
“Am I Not a Man And a Brother?”
Georgian Dancers of Amazing Grace – a dance group from the Cowper and Newton Museum in Olney.
Trails & Things to Do for Families
News about our Summer Holiday activities – Hare Escape