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8 Great Film & TV Locations You Can Visit
If you've ever dreamt of recreating iconic scenes from film, or wished you could live in the world of your favourite TV series, then here's your chance.….
Top 10 Events to Meet the Experts
This is your chance to hear it from the experts themselves! Bones, books and the Borgias are just some of the topics on offer – there’s so much to learn during….
25 NEW Highlights
It's our silver anniversary - a sparkling milestone! In true HODs style we're celebrating both the old and the new. Here are 25 highlights opening up for the….
Anniversary celebrations will add an extra spark to these events over Heritage Open Days. From brass bands to famous towers, we’re not the only ones celebrating this….
Six Great Archaeology Events
While the Festival of Archaeology has come to an end, your opportunity to discover more is only just beginning. Here are a few event highlights to give you a taste of what….
Top Ten Events for Families
School's out and Summer holidays are here, but the fun doesn't have to end when September arrives. From knights and dinosaurs, to crafts and waterfalls,….
Unlocked: 10 Sites That Aren’t Normally Open
Heritage Open Days is a great opportunity to discover unique and often hidden places. From tranquil estates to underground bank vaults, so many normally closed or….
Jane Austen: At Home and On Screen
Jane Austen is a name everyone is familiar with, as her classic works are taught in schools, adapted into screenplays, and still being discovered today as incredible….
Pride: Celebrating LGBTQ+ Stories
As Pride month comes to a close, we wanted to look ahead to the events over HODs that will celebrate local LGBTQ+ stories. From the tales you may have learnt of in popular….