Posts by Heritage Open Days
Heritage Open Days Celebrates Inventions, Innovations, and Discoveries
Our annual free festival of fun and fascinating events returns in September with the theme of Astounding Inventions. We're inviting local organisers….
Volunteer with the national HODs team!
Are you interested in supporting and encouraging local communities across England to celebrate and share the places that matter to them? We have a….
Planning & Inspiration for 2022
Registration for HODs 2022 is now open, but where to start, how to make the most of your precious resources through our festival platform? Worry not,….
Job opportunity - join the national team!
Want a fantastic overview of the heritage sector? A chance to see behind the scenes of a national festival whilst gaining valuable admin and customer service….
Friends of Friendless Churches
We all need a little help from our friends... for the Friends of Friendless Churches this means coming together to restore beautiful historic buildings to their place as….
Festival Review 2021
Confidence and momentum built throughout the year ending with 1,528 local organisers creating 3,866 fantastic events, even though we started….
Swindon Heritage Action Zone
Swindon - expect the unexpected! This year a new hub of festival fun and surprising stories emerged from somewhere quite unexpected. This former railway….
Bowes Railway Company
This former mining colliery is a Scheduled Ancient Monument and the oldest known rope hauled railway system in the world. The team have been running Heritage….
Old Meeting House Unitarian Chapel
This intriguing 300 year old Meeting House is definitely a hidden gem with a whole lot of heart. The Mansfield Unitarians' enthusiastic planning team has been running….