How was your HODs?
Over 10 days, thousands of amazing people have welcomed visitors to over 3,800 events celebrating our history and culture. A huge THANK YOU goes out to….
Join the national team!
Are you a snappy writer with a strategic comms and marketing mind? Love local heritage, working with diverse stakeholders, and developing projects to….
Work With Us - 2021 Festival
Are you interested in supporting and encouraging local communities across England to celebrate and share the places that matter to them? We have some paid….
Planning and inspiration for HODs 2021
Registration for HODs 2021 is now open, but where to start? The times they have been a-changing and they aren't done yet. Worry not on the festival front,….
We Are Culture Toolkit
We all want our events to be as accessible and inclusive as possible – but where to begin? Our new freely available ‘We Are Culture Toolkit’ produced in….
HODs Festival Review 2020
In a year of unprecedented change, the Heritage Open Days community pulled together to ensure the festival not only survived, but thrived. Learning new skills, coping with….
DAWNS - Let the sun shine!
Experience a special dawn with live music on 16th May. Recently we started to experiment with programming beyond September, taking the ethos of our festival and seeing….
Last updated - 29th June Heritage Open Days is all about celebrating community and local stories, which feels more important than ever. After much (and ongoing)….
Volunteer with us - get involved, gain experience and make connections
Ever wondered how such a large and diverse festival runs? Well here's a chance to find out - we have two great new opportunities to join our friendly and….