Posts by Heritage Open Days
This year Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens hosted a special Pride Party interwoven with the traditional craft of proggy. This innovative event was….
Festival Review 2023
This year’s festival began in unexpected Summer heat and ended in Autumn rain, but the odd weather didn’t wilt or dampen festival spirits. Our largest….
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
A Hindu place of worship in a modern building, beautifully decorated with traditional designs, welcomed many eager visitors over Heritage Open Days for the first time this….
The South Asia Collection
A collection of art and crafts from South Asia and neighbouring countries, housed in an extraordinary old building has been opening its doors to festival visitors since….
Traditional skills don't have to be lost in the past. To demonstrate this Heatherfield Heritage's eclectic team (including painters, carpenters,….
Lamport Hall & Gardens
This beautiful Historic House in Northamptonshire offered that little something extra over their first Heritage Open Days, which drew in the crowds. Inspired by our….
Take 5 with the Team: festival travels 2023
Blazing sunshine heralded the start of our festival, though it blew out in Autumnal style. All the team were able to get out and about this year though, to meet up with….
How was your HODs?
Over 10 days, thousands of amazing people have welcomed visitors to over 5,000 events celebrating our history and culture. A huge THANK YOU goes out to….
Thousands of Events Still to Come
The country’s largest festival of history and culture is here with a packed programme of free events - and it’s not too late to get involved Heritage….