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….
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. ….
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,….
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….
Bettany Hughes joins Heritage Open Days !
There’s nothing we love more here at HODs HQ than having something really juicy to announce. . .and news doesn’t come much bigger than this! ….
People, Places and Postcodes
Heritage Open Days awarded extra funding from Players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Heritage Open Days, England's biggest festival of history and culture, is….
HODs Headlines 2016
Once again this September millions of people took up the invitation to explore their heritage for free. Many thanks to all who made those events happen and thank you to….