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….
Unseen but unceasing - Women in engineering
This week I was introduced to the stories of some notable women who helped shape their fields – but also countless others whose names are not recorded. So for them….
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….
Another record-breaking year!
Over 5,500 events happening around the country for Heritage Open Days In recent years, every part of the heritage sector – from museums to military history sites,….
This year, in celebration of our Heritage and Nature theme we have been working with the lovely people at Natural England to create amazing events, highlight our National….
LGBTQ Stories: Highlighting Norwich Theatre Royal
Discussing our celebrations of queer heritage with Norwich Theatre Royal. We are thrilled to highlight the many events going on at Norwich Theatre Royal, who are….
Top Ten: Towns, cities and everything in between further North!
Part two of our ‘Top Ten Places’ blog. We’ve taken the chance to explore some of our favourite places with the best coordinators around the….