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….
Curious Collections of the National Trust
A wooden pet, a grenade that looks like a perfume bottle and a prosthetic leg for dancing - not what immediately comes to mind when I think of things the….
People Power – making the internet better!
Last week we co-hosted our first wikithon. That’s a workshop where anyone, including digital dinosaurs like me, can learn how and go on to actually edit Wikipedia….
New year resolutions
Yep, it's that time. We're back from the festive break and swinging into gear for our bright, birthday year. We've set some New Year resolutions to guide….
HODs Quiz of the Year
Sharpen your wits and pencils – it’s quiz time! One of the things l love most this time of year is the bumper selection of crosswords and quizzes. My family….
Share your stories with the wider world - through the world wide web!
Are you interested in sharing the stories of Extraordinary Women with the wider world? Did you know Wikipedia is one of the most popular websites in the world?! And YOU….
Collections by Candlelight – the awesome archives of the Royal Society
Science, candles and dance in an archive? – Sounds like an interesting, and potentially explosive combination! Yes I did a double take too when I saw the leaflet for….
A Suffrage Tea + Extraordinary Women Walk, Hampshire
Emma Muscat is a social historian from Southampton who blogged about her first HODs adventure 8 years ago and has been visiting ever since. But this year she was….
575 Wandsworth Road, London
Laura Hussey is House & Garden's Manager at the National Trust's 575 Wandsworth Road, which took part in Heritage Open Days for the first time in 2018. Why….