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….
Paul King is chair of Lowestoft's Heritage Open Days Steering Group, which has built the town's offer from 1 to nearly 70 events in just 2 years! Paul King -….
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….
Chatterley Whitfield Colliery
Nigel Bowers from Chatterley Whitfield Friends group has been welcoming Heritage Open Days visitors to this stunning site of industrial heritage since….
Mole Valley Heritage Open Days Organising Committee
Rod Shaw from Mole Valley District Council has led the local steering committee for Heritage Open Days since its first year, over 20 years ago. In recognition of their….
The Foundling Museum
Katy Hamilton, from The Foundling Museum is organising her second Heritage Open Day. As Public Events Programmer for the Museum, she organises events from….
Oswestry & beyond
Mark Hignett from Oswestry Town Museum has been championing his local area through Heritage Open Days since 2011. Opening a local museum in the process and becoming an….
Liskeard Unlocked, Cornwall
Rachel Brooks & Yvette Hayward from Liskeard Town Council have been unlocking doors to share their Cornish town's wonderful stories since 2017. Why we take….
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 –….