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SuperHomes are older homes refurbished by their owners for greater comfort, lower bills and far fewer carbon emissions - at least 60% less! This is a chance to see eco renovation at its impressive best as the pioneering owners open their doors.
A UK wide celebration of museums and galleries co-ordinated by Culture 24, and supported by museums, galleries and arts organisations throughout the UK.
Re-enactors and Battle Scenes: English Heritage coaxes history alive.
Hundreds of special events across the UK give you the chance to discover and explore the rich archaeological heritage of the UK, providing opportunities for hands-on activities, family-fun, guided tours, craft workshops and much more.
Heritage Open Days is part of European Heritage Days, a European-wide celebration of our common heritage. 50 countries take part in this joint action by the Council of Europe and the European Commission.
Northern Ireland: European Heritage Open Days (14-15 September 2013)
Scotland: Doors Open Days (every weekend in September)
Wales: Open Doors Days (every weekend in September)
London: Open House (21st-22nd September 2013)
Historic synagogues and Jewish heritage sites all over the United Kingdom open their doors to the general public. For 2013 the theme will be ‘Judaism and the Natural World’.
Every October over 1500 events use drawing - in many different forms - to connect participants with museum and gallery collections, local heritage or the wider community.
Black History Month has been celebrated across the UK every October for over 30 years, each year growing from strength to strength. Black History Month highlights the achievements of the black community in Britain and uncovers their hidden history.
UK Disability History Month is an annual event celebrating the achievements of disabled people and providing a platform that focuses on the history of disabled people's struggle for equality and human rights. Now in its third year, events take place throughout England, Scotland and Wales.