Posts by Heritage Open Days
Creativity Unleashed: Women Working in the Arts
This year’s festival theme is shining a spotlight on ‘Extraordinary Women’ - here are just some of the fantastic events taking part, highlighting some of….
Travelling into the Unknown – Female Explorers and Adventurers
To mark 100 years since the first British women got the vote, this year’s Heritage Open Days theme is ‘Extraordinary Women’. Hundreds of events are….
One Festival. Two Weekends. Hundreds of Extraordinary Women.
6th-9th AND! 13th-16th September For the first time in its 24-year history, Heritage Open Days – England’s largest festival of culture and history –….
Wanted! Press and Communications Officer
Are you a snappy writer, a creative thinker, who loves our local heritage in all its diverse glory? Then we have the perfect role for you... We're looking for a….
Artist / innovator / storyteller? We need you!
An exciting opportunity to work with local organisers across England to shine a light on some unsung stories of extraordinary women. Building on the success of our….
HODs Headlines 2017
2017 was another fantastic year for Heritage Open Days, with a record-breaking number of events, put together by more organisers than ever before. Our four….
A Double Date in 2018!
Next year, for the first time in the history of Heritage Open Days, the festival will take place across two weekends in September – the 6-9th and the 13-16th. ….
Emmeline Pankhurst. Elizabeth Garret Anderson. Beatrice Shilling. Most people will recognise the first two names – the infamous suffragette, and….
Bunting danced on the breeze and the sun shone this weekend as castles, caves and coastlines were explored for free as part of Heritage Open Days 2017. Last weekend….