Dare to Dream: New ‘Craftivism’ project announced
This year, England’s largest festival of culture and heritage will celebrate its 25th anniversary, with a new arts commission focusing on those who have affected….
First look at our 25th Anniversary highlights
In September, Heritage Open Days - England’s largest festival of history and culture - will celebrate its 25th anniversary, with thousands of FREE events taking….
Heritage Open Days Celebrates 25 Years of People Power
Landmark openings, ‘craftivist workshops’, ‘wikithons’ and hundreds of ‘People Power’ themed events – Heritage Open Days reveals….
25 Remarkable Women - One Extraordinary Festival
Heritage Open Days and interactive theatre-makers non zero one unveil 25 new statues of women across England According to the Public Monuments & Sculpture….
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 –….
Unsung Stories 2018: put her forward
I'm thrilled we are continuing Unsung Stories in 2018, as part of our Extraordinary Women theme. We wanted a locally significant project that….
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,….
LGBTQ History takes centre stage
Joe Meek. Alan Turing. Denis Wirth-Miller & Richard Chopping. Gilbert Bradley & George. This year, Heritage Open Days will tell four extraordinary stories. The….
“History is stories. All our stories.”
Heritage Open Days tells thousands of new tales in 2017. England’s largest and most diverse festival of history is expanding again this year, focusing on hidden….