Take 5 with the team - festival travels
Wow, what a month! What a year! Our biggest festival ever has just come to a close and the team is getting its bearings back after travelling about to see as much of….
My time as Heritage Open Days manager has come to a close, but what a year it’s been ! And so another Heritage Open Days festival comes to an end; a glorious,….
Catherine’s Trip Through Time
During my time volunteering with HODs, I’ve had the chance to read about and discover new sites and stories from across the country. On two sunny September days, it….
Eleri’s Doorstep Discoveries
After six months of volunteering with HODs, reading and writing about all the incredible events taking place, it was great to finally experience….
How was your HODs?
Over 10 days, thousands of amazing people have welcomed visitors to over 5,700 events celebrating our history and culture. A huge THANK YOU goes out to….
What's starred on films big and small, hosted rock concerts, inspired artists and brought communities together? Not a trick question here - but perhaps….
Top Ten Events Still to Come
From butterflies, beasts and garden paradises, to windmills and boats - there's still plenty to see and explore. You may have just enjoyed a weekend of….
Curious collections, protest anthems, stitching sessions and peace processions – People Power is limitless! Discover more at one of these fascinating events….
More Festival Pioneers - Then & Now
With this year's festival almost upon us, now is another great chance to look back to the very first Heritage Open Days in 1994, ranging from old favourites still….