Properties and events in Yorkshire & the Humber 2017

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Beverley Minster

Beverley Minster, Minster Yard, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 0DP

The roots of Beverley Minster go back to the 8th century, when John, Bishop of York, founded a monastery on the site where the current minster…

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Butt Farm Anti Aircraft Battery

Butt Farm, Victoria Road, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 8PJ

During World War Two around a thousand anti-aircraft batteries were built in the UK to defend the country from enemy aerial attack. Only about 60…

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County Hall

East Riding of Yorkshire Council, County Hall, Cross Street, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 9BA

In 1889 the three Ridings of Yorkshire (named before 1066) were given independent county status, and all built headquarters, called ‘County…

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East Riding Theatre

East Riding Theatre Ltd, 10 Lord Roberts Road, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 9BE

The former Baptist Chapel, designed by architects Garside & Pennington of Pontefract and Castleford, opened in 1910 to a congregation of 400.…

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St Mary’s Church, Beverley

St. Marys Church, North Bar Within, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 8DL

Come to visit our beautiful church, founded in the mid 1100s. This is a rare opportunity to see parts of the church normally closed to the public.…

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The Friary

The Friary, Friars Lane, BEVERLEY, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 0DF

Come and visit one of Beverley’s secret buildings. The Friary is within 150 metres of The Minster and yet relatively few people know that it…

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The Treasure House, Beverley

31 Champney Road, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 8HE

The Treasure House is the East Riding’s centre for culture and heritage, providing access to exhibitions, collections, services and information…

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Treasure House Open Day

Treasure House, Champney Road, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 8HE

Come to the Treasure House and discover fascinating stories about the East Riding’s cultural heroes and heroines. Find out more about the men…

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WALK - ‘Out with the old and in with the new’

St. Marys Church, North Bar Within, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 8DL

This walk with Carli Black will hit the heights – literally! Starting with a stunning viewpoint (weather permitting) giving you probably the…

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Bayle Museum

Bayle Museum, Baylegate, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO16 7JT

The Bayle Museum is a Grade I listed scheduled monument situated in the Old Town of Bridlington, one of Yorkshires most popular seaside resorts.…

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Bridlington Old Town - The Toft

43 High Street, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO16 4PR

In Bridlington's Old Town you will find a medieval street which developed and grew to serve the Augustinian Priory founded in 1113. After the…

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Its All About Heritage

Church Rooms, Church Green, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire

It's all about Heritage! Saturday 9 September 2017 is Heritage Open Day in Bridlington's Old Town. Local groups and organisations are being…

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Sewerby Hall

Sewerby Hall & Gardens, Church Lane, Sewerby, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO15 1EA

Sewerby Hall is one of the Heritage Gems of the East Riding. A country house that dates from 1714 but restored and furnished to reflect its…

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‘St Mary the Virgin’  Cottingham

St Mary and the Virgin, Hallgate, COTTINGHAM, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU16 4DD

A priest is first recorded in Cottingham around 1150, but the oldest part of the present church, the aisled nave, dates from the 1320s, probably…

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Skidby Mill

Skidby, COTTINGHAM, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU16 5TF

East Riding of Yorkshire Museums Service welcomes you to Skidby windmill. A Grade II 19th century tower mill. Skidby Mill is a four-sailed tower…

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‘Goole Museum’

Goole Museum, Carlisle Street, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14 5DS

We will open at 9am and remain open all day until 4pm, so come along and see for yourself what goes on in your local museum - it may be very…

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Reflections on Goole

Boothferry Road, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire

A chance to contribute to Goole Civic Society's public history project which will create a permanent video record of the unique history and…

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Reuben Chappell Outdoor Art Trail

Starts opposite Lowther Hotel, Aire Street, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14 5QW

An outdoor art trail celebrating the work of Pierhead Painter Reuben Chappell, who was born in Goole in 1870. Chappell made a living by painting…

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South Yorkshire Boat Club

South Yorkshire Boat Club, Heck Lane, Great Heck, Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14 0BL

For some 50 years, Heck Basin, which is the most significant remnant of the failed Heck Bridge and Wentbridge Railway, has been occupied by the…

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‘All Saints Church, Hessle’

The Square, Hessle, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU13 0RH

There was a church with a priest at Hessle at the time of the Domesday Book (1086). The oldest parts of this Grade I listed church go back to the…

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‘Tranby House’

Hessle High School, Heads Lane, Hessle, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU13 0JQ

Tranby House was built for John Barkworth – a successful timber merchant with premises on Dock St. - and his family, in 1806. It is situated on…

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“Within These Walls” An Exhibition Illustrating the History of H.M. Prison Hull

Hedon Road, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU9 5LS

October 2015 marked 150 years since the foundation stone was laid and construction commenced on Her Majesty's Prison Hull. Staff at the prison…

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‘‘Explore Garden Village’

The Club House, 2 Elm Avenue, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU8 8PZ

Explore one of Hull’s hidden gems! We will be offering illustrated tours around Garden Village; self guided or guided. The Clubhouse will,…

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‘‘Old Town Feast Day’ Beverley Gate and Trinity Square

Holy Trinity Parish Church, Trinity Square, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1RR

Join us at 11.00 sharp for the start to this year’s Old Town Feast Day, with the now traditional starting point at our magnificently restored…

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‘Blaydes House’

6 High Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1HA

Blaydes House was built around 1740 as the home and business premises of the Blaydes Family, shipbuilders, merchants and local political figures…

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‘Burton Constable Hall and Grounds’

Burton Constable Hall, Burton Constable, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU11 4LN

In 2017 Burton Constable Hall is joining wholeheartedly in the celebrations and programme for Hull's year as City of Culture. Just 10 miles from…

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‘HETA’  Engineers of the Future

Humberside Engineering Training Association Ltd, Copenhagen Road, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU7 0XJ

Humberside Engineering Training Association (HETA) has been helping to provide the engineers of the future sihce 1967 and is taking part in…

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‘HULL MINSTER’

HULL MINSTER, South Church Side, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1RR

In May 2017 Holy Trinity Church was rededicated as Hull Minster. Following five years of church growth and two years of internal and external…

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‘Hull New Theatre’

Kingston Square, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 3HF

Hull New Theatre has a fascinating history since it first opened on Saturday October 16 1939 with Noel Gay’s ‘Me and My Girl’. Founder…

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‘Hull remembers’ Exhibition

8/9 Whitefriargate, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 3EX

The Hull People’s Memorial Exhibition, in Whitefriargate, continues to grow and evolve, but we are still very much a hands-on museum where you…

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‘Humber Archaeology Partnership’

Humber Archaeology Partnership, Old School, Northumberland Avenue, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU2 0LN

Join Humber Historic Environment Record and Humber Field Archaeology at The Old School for a unique opportunity to see the work of archaeologists…

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‘Humberside Fire and Rescue’

Humberside Fire & Rescue Service, Brigade Headquarters, Summergroves Way, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU4 7BB

Visitors can expect a rare glimpse into the inner workings of the Fire and Rescue Service in a guided tour that will provide an insight into the…

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‘KCOM CRAVEN PARK’ - Home of Hull Kingston Rovers

Hull Kingston Rovers Rugby League Football Club, K C Lightstream Stadium, Preston Road, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU9 5HE

The new £8 million North Stand opened to supporters last season and has already proved a huge success with home and away fans. With nearly 2,600…

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‘MINERVA’  Masonic Hall

Minerva Masonic Hall, 7 Dagger Lane, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 2LU

The Minerva Masonic Hall is located at the junction of Prince Street and Dagger Lane. The building externally may have a relatively modern…

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‘No 5-9 Milton Terrace’  - A Victorian Terrace

East Yorkshire Motor Services, 252 Anlaby Road, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU3 2RS

With the construction of the Hull-Selby Railway link to Paragon Station in the late 1840s, the land around its route was also developed. Along…

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‘Ocean Chambers and Burstalls’

54 Lowgate, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1EN

Burstalls Solicitors practice from Ocean Chambers, 54 Lowgate, Hull. Ocean Chambers is Grade II Listed and was built in 1899 to 1901. The building…

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‘ST CHARLES BORROMEO` R.C. Church

12 Jarratt Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 3HB

Built 1829 by John Earle Jnr, St Charles‘s Church is a hidden gem at the heart of the city of Hull. It has been described as having “one of…

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‘St Mary and St Joseph RC Church’ Hedon

2 Baxtergate, Hedon, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU12 8JN

The Roman Catholic Church of St. Mary and St. Joseph was built in 1802/3 and this discreet Georgian gem is one of the oldest purpose-built…

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‘The Annison Building - Horses, Carriages and Coffins’

Witham Late Night Pharmacy, 124-127 Witham, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU9 1AT

This imposing building sits facing visitors coming over North Bridge, entering East Hull on one of the main routes into that part of the city. A…

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‘The Arctic Corsair’

Museums Quarter, 36 High Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1NQ

Step aboard Hull’s last Sidewinder trawler moored on the River Hull for a guided tour by our volunteers.  The only survivor of Britain’s…

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‘The Rainbow Community Garden’

1 Levisham Close, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU6 8AB

Come and enjoy an oasis of calm and quiet in a busy North Hull Housing Estate. The Rainbow Garden was a forgotten neglected piece of land until a…

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Company Visit - C4DI “Centre for Digital Innovation”

47 Queen Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1UU

With the completion of the new office premises for Hull's Centre for Digital Innovation - C4DI for short - our city has acquired a superlative…

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Company visit - McAusland & Turner -  Hear about tales of ‘Derring Do’

McAusland & Turner Ltd, Victoria Dock Offices, South Bridge Road, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU9 1TS

A story worthy of a full length feature film of adventure and violence in the South Seas, led to the founding of Marine Consultants McAusland and…

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Hull Collegiate at ‘Tranby Croft’

Tranby Croft, Tranby Lane, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU10 7EH

Tranby Croft was built in 1876 for the Hull ship owner Arthur Wilson. Constructed in yellow brick and featuring a high tower at one corner for…

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Hymers College Tour (The Old Botanic Gardens)

Hymers Avenue, Spring Bank West, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU3 1LW

Hymers College was built in 1893 on the grounds of the Botanic Gardens using the funds of the Reverend John Hymers as a school 'for the training…

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JUBILEE CENTRAL - The Full View

JUBILEE CENTRAL, King Edward Street, HULL, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 3SQ

Come and explore Jubilee Central located in the heart of Hull on King Edward Street, with a rich history dating back to 1814. Once home to the…

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Northumberland Avenue Almshouses

7 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Avenue, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU2 0LR

Northumberland Court is owned by Hull United Charities, one of Hull’s oldest housing charities. This sheltered housing scheme is a Grade II…

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Open-top ‘Guided Bus Tours’

Ghandi Way, Just off High Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1EP

Every year, for many years, East Yorkshire Motor Services has held its BIG BUS DAY around the time of HODs week and this year, they have both…

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ROOS. All Saints’ Church

All Saints' Church, Rectory Road, Roos, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU12 0LA

All Saints' Roos is a beautiful Grade 1 listed church, parts of which date from the 13th century. It is known for its unusual two storey vestry…

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St Mary’s Church, Sculcoates

St Mary's Church, Sculcoates Lane, HULL, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU5 1DP

June 2016 was a period of celebration for St Mary's. It was in 1916 that the Church was consecrated (100 years ago), the building works having…

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Stepney Railway Station House

Station House, 183 Beverley Road, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU3 1TY

Stepney Railway Station House was designed by William Botterill and is a Grade II Listed building. It was first opened on the 8th May 1848, but…

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TALK -  ‘Jewish people in Hull’

History Centre, Worship Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU2 8BG

This talk is being given by Carol Tanner, Access and Collections Manager and Paul Leaver, Archivist, at the Hull History Centre. Occupations and…

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TALK -  ‘History of Carmichaels’

KARDOMAH 94, 94 Alfred Gelder Street, HULL, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 2AN

This talk given by Peter Askwith Cowan a local historian, concerns the locally well known firm of jewellers - R.P. Carmichael and Sons - renowned…

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TALK -  ‘Martin Luther, the Reformation, and the Hull Connection’

Hull Minster, South Church Side, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1RR

This talk is being given by David Bagchi, Senior Lecturer in Early Modern History at the University of Hull 2017 marks the quincentenary of the…

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TALK -  ‘UNDER CITY STREETS: recent archaeological discoveries in the centre of Hull’

Hull Minster, South Church Side, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1RR

The recently-completed resurfacing works in Hull city centre offered a valuable opportunity for archaeologists to examine evidence of the city’s…

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TALK - ‘After the raids’

Kardomah 94, 94 Alfred Gelder Street, HULL, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 2AN

Charles Dinsdale specialises in military history and in particular the East Yorkshire Regiment and the Royal Navy. During this year of culture,…

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TALK - ‘The African experience of Hull and East Yorkshire’

Kardomah 94, 94 Alfred Gelder Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 2AN

Presented by Dr Lauren Darwin, Lead Researcher on the HLF African Stories in Hull and East Yorkshire Project. The history of this region has…

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TALK - on ‘The Origins and Evolution of Trinity House from the 12th Century to the Present Day’

Trinity House Old School Rooms, Princes Dock Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 2JG

Trinity House remains one of Hull's most historic and active institutions. Officially founded in 1369, it has its heritage in Hull's Seafaring…

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TALK - ‘Exploiting The Philip Larkin Archive – a researcher’s paradise’

History Centre, Worship Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU2 8BG

This talk given by Dr Philip Pullen is in respect of The Philip Larkin Archive at Hull History Centre, which contains a vast collection of items…

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WALK - Wincolmlee and the River Hull “An Oil Miller’s Tale”

Blaydes House, 6 High Street, Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 1HA

Join Colin Cooper outside Blaydes House on this guided walk that looks at Wincolmlee, Hull's first industrial street and the River Hull. The…

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WALKS ‘Hull Heritage self guided stroll

Hull's Old Town, Whitefriargate, HULL, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU1 2HW

An Audio Guide around Hull’s old town that’s: Free to Download & Free to use The aim of the walk is to bring to life the remarkable history…

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Ellerton Priory Church

Ellerton Priory Church, Main Street, Ellerton, Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO42 4PD

Glorious small church and churchyard on site of 13th century Gilbertine Priory, surrounded by beautiful protected landscape of international…

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Kilnwick Percy Hall Buddhist Meditation Centre

Kilnwick Percy Hall, Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO42 1UF

Saturday 9th - Sunday 10th September 2017 Kilnwick Percy Hall is a delightful Georgian Hall situated within nearly 50 acres of parkland with…

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‘Exhibition of Village Life’  Sutton on Hull

25 Church Street, Sutton-on-Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU7 4TL

Sutton is a village within a city, and houses within its Grade 2 Old School one of the best local history centres in the area. Many documents and…

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‘Victoria Cottage’

23-25 Lowgate, Sutton-on-Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU7 4US

Victoria Cottage is two cottages and is one of Sutton's most important and oldest vernacular buildings and as such a rarity in this part of…

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Holy Trinity Church, Messingham - Tracing your family history

TEMPERANCE AVENUE, Messingham, Lincolnshire, DN17 3SF

The Parish registers for Holy Trinity will be available for viewing. The books record the Baptisms, Marriages and Burials from the mid-1500's up…

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All Saints Church and Bell Tower

High Street, Burton in Lonsdale, North Yorkshire, LA6 3LD

All Saints Church will be open with access to the Bell Tower with the chance to ring a bell at the weekend. There will be information leaflets…

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Escrick Duck Decoy open day

Escrick, North Yorkshire

Duck Decoys were numerous across England and played an important part of local economies during the 1800’s. The pond with several netted over…

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Valley Gardens Harrogate

Valley Gardens, Cornwall Road, 23 York Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2PQ

The Old Magnesia Well Pump Room opened in 2015 as an Education and Information Centre is normally open on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month. It…

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Wath Mill

Wath Mill, Wath nr Pateley Bridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 5PP

Step back in time and visit the recently restored Wath Mill - a nineteenth century corn mill with original grinding stones, water wheel and drive…

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Kildwick Bell Tower Open

St. Andrews Church, Kildwick, Keighley, North Yorkshire, BD20 9BB

A visit to the ringing chamber (ground floor). Here are ropes with 'Yorkshire Tail Ends' - Kildwick is one of only six towers in the world that…

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Knaresborough Tower and Belfry Open Day

St. Johns Church, The Parsonage, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 9AE

Take a few steps through history by entering a medieval doorway and climbing 54 ancient steps, (passing a unique stone urinal) to see the RINGING…

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St Mary’s Church Open Day

St. Marys Church, Birkin, Knottingley, North Yorkshire, WF11 9LN

Our wonderful hidden gem, St Mary's has been sympathetically refurbished over the last year and is once again open for viewing. Built in 1149,…

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Medieval Music in the Dales Market

Bolton Castle, Castle Bolton, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4ET

As part of the Medieval Music in the Dales Festival, the magnificent courtyard of Bolton Castle is transformed into a medieval market for the…

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Medieval Music in the Dales: The Instrumentarium

St Oswald's Church, Castle Bolton, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 4ET

Medieval Music in the Dales is England's Festival of Medieval Music, It takes place in and around Bolton Castle in Wensleydale, North Yorkshire,…

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Archaeology Walk

Loftus Parish, Loftus, North Yorkshire

Walk from Loftus Town Hall up to the Street House Archaeological site. This site is normally not visible, but will be opened for a short period…

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Scruton Station

Station Road, Scruton, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL7 0QN

Come and explore the beautifully-restored Victorian station at Scruton near Bedale. Find out about its fascinating past and remarkable restoration…

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St Thomas’ Church

St Thomas' Church, Brompton, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL6 2RQ

Visitors can see Brompton’s famous Anglo Saxon period sculpture as well as an exhibition of images of Brompton's past. There will be a quality…

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Ingleborough National Nature Reserve Archaeology Walks

Ribblehead, North Yorkshire

A great opportunity to join Natural England and Ingleborough Archaeology Group to discover some of the many hidden archaeological and historical…

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Skipwith Common NNR - Past, present and future fun day

Riccall, North Yorkshire

Come along and meet members of Natural England, Friends of Skipwith Common and Esrick Park estate and take part in a series of events throughout…

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Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal Water Garden

National Trust, Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal Estate Office, Studley Park, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3DY

Find the ruins of a medieval abbey tucked away in the Skell valley, a deer park with ancient trees and a Georgian water garden at this…

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The Workhouse

The Workhouse, 75 Allhallowgate, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1LE

Visit the Workhouse Museum; many poor Victorian families turned to it when there was nowhere else to go but not everyone would leave. Hear the…

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All Saints’ Church, Skelton-in-Cleveland

Church Lane, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire, TS12 2HQ

Skelton History Group present a Heritage Weekend and a special opportunity to see this historic church. Come and view displays of local historical…

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St. Martin-on-the-Hill

Ennerdale Court, 19 Albion Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2BT

The Church will be open from 10am - 5 pm Thursday through Saturday, and 12 noon until 5pm on the Sunday. The Friends of St. Martin's are…

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The Church of St. Martin on-the-Hill - Scarborough’s Hidden pre-Raphaelite Gem - Guided Tours

St. Martin's Avenue, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2BY

1. There are twice daily free one-hour (approx) guided tours of the pre-Raphaelite stained glass and decorations. 2. A static display on the life…

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Abbot’s Staith - Hidden Medieval Building

79 Micklegate, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 4ED

Abbot’s Staith is almost certainly the sole remaining example of a stone built (monastic) riverside storage building. It is listed Grade II* and…

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The Parish Church of St Wilfrid

St Wilfrid Parish Church, Main Street, Burnsall, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6BN

St Wilfrid's history goes right back to its foundation by St Wilfrid of Ripon before 700AD. Although most of the building has been rebuilt over…

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Georgian Bath House and Council Offices in Wetherby

Westgate, Wetherby, North Yorkshire, LS22

See the Georgian Bath House interior, hear an explanation of what it was used for and who used it. Look at the lovely garden and the river views…

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Annual Festival - Holy Cross Church

Rectory End, Church Lane, Gilling East, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4JQ

Grade I Listed Church. Oldest part of the church is 11th century. Stands in an area of outstanding natural beauty. There is an adult's and…

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Beningbrough Hall, Gallery & Gardens

Beningbrough, York, North Yorkshire, Y030 1DD

The changing fortunes of this grand country house and garden are told through stories of prosperity, loss and re-invention. From a wealthy…

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Fishergate Postern Tower

Fishergate Postern Tower, Piccadilly, York, North Yorkshire

Volunteer guides will show you around the 500 year old tower, where the Postern gatekeeper lived with his family. The second floor room has…

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Goddards House and Garden

National Trust, Goddards, 27 Tadcaster Road, Dringhouses, York, North Yorkshire, YO24 1GG

Celebrate 250 years of Terry's confectionary history (think chocolate orange) at their former home. A warm Arts and Crafts, house full of…

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Poppleton Community Railway Nursery

Station Road, Upper Poppleton, York, North Yorkshire, YO26 6QA

The Poppleton Community Railway Nursery (P.C.R.N.) is a volunteer-run registered charity which was set up to restore the former railway nursery at…

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Ryedale Folk Museum

Ryedale Folk Museum, Hutton-le-Hole, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 6UA

Ryedale Folk Museum, located in the North York Moors National Park, provides a unique glimpse into our rural past. Enjoy a historic day out as you…

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Stonegrave Church

Church Farm, Stonegrave, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4LJ

Stonegrave Minster is a delightful church within a pretty village. Of Saxon origin, it is known to have been established before 757 AD by a…

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Stoneyard Open Day

York Minster Stoneyard, Deangate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7JB

See inside York Minster’s award winning Stoneyard and learn about the ancient craft skills used by its stonemasons and joiners to preserve the…

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The Red Tower, York City Walls

The Red Tower , The City Walls, Foss Islands Road, York , North Yorkshire, YO1 9UJ

Civil War Muster – Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm Come and join a mustering of the Sir Thomas Glemham’s Regiment of Foote, a historical unit of…

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Treasurer’s House and Ghost Cellar Tours

National Trust, Treasurers House, Minster Yard, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7JL

Tucked behind York Minster, Treasurer's House reveals wealthy industrialist Frank Green's love of furniture and interior design. In 1897 he…

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York Unitarian Chapel - Aspects of the garden

St. Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel, St. Saviourgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 8NQ

Aspects of the garden The York Unitarian Chapel will be open to the public on Saturday 9th September from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday 10th…

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Art In Mining Heritage

National Union of Mineworkers, Miners Offices, 2 Huddersfield Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 2LS

The historic Miners Hall in Barnsley(opened in 1912) has many paintings,drawings & pictures with a Mining Heritage theme that members of the…

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Church of All Saints and St James the Greater/ Heritage Silkstone

High Street, Silkstone, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 4JQ

The 'Minster of the Moors', is well worth discovery. This Grade I listed church holds a number of significant historic and architectural…

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Cockerham Lane Masonic Hall

2 Cockerham Lane, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 1AU

Built originally as a family home the Hall was purchased by Holgate Lodge and was extended to include a purpose designed Lodge Room with an…

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The Civic, Barnsley

Barnsley Civic Enterprise, The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 2HZ

The Civic is a thriving arts venue in the centre of Barnsley, a mixture of new and old incorporating the original Civic Hall (1877) and a modern…

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Barnburgh Dovecote

Barnburgh Hall Gardens, Barnburgh, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN5 7DS

This is a Grade II* scheduled monument and was built for the residents of Barnburgh Hall in the late 16th or early 17th century. It is estimated…

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Hyde Park Cemetery Guided Walk - ‘Planes, Trains & Automobiles’

Hyde Park Cemetery, Carr Lane, off Ten Pound Walk / White Rose Way, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 5AA

This Guided Walk is led by the Friends of Hyde Park Cemetery. Doncaster is well known for its railway heritage, but air travel is also a…

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St George Minster Church Doncaster

Church Street, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN1 1RD

The Minster church of St George Doncaster lies at the heart of our town where a church has stood for over eight centuries. It is a Grade I listed…

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St Oswald’s Church, Kirk Sandall, Doncaster

Sandall Lane, Kirk Sandall, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN3 1RA

This church is now in the care of The Churches Conservation Trust. Mainly Norman with a later Tudor Chantry Chapel (Rokeby Chapel). The old…

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St Albans Church Wickersley

5 Church Lane, Wickersley, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S66 1ES

St Albans church is a grade II listed building and well worth a visit .A church has stood on this site from 1150 , the church was rebuilt in 1470…

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Thundercliffe Grange Open Day

Thundercliffe Grange, Grange Lane, Kimberworth, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S61 2SQ

Thundercliffe Grange is the C18th Manor House for Rotherham and Kimberworth built by the 3rd Earl of Effingham (architect the local…

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‘Grenoside Steel Works’ Crucible Steel Furnace Cellar

2 Top Side, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 8RD

An early five hole crucible steel furnace cellar, dating from 1796 - (Grade 2 listed). The cellar and site is relatively undisturbed since the…

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60 Years a Library

Broomhill Community Library, 10 Taptonville Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 5BR

Broomhill Library officially opened its doors on 12 September 1957. Come and celebrate our diamond jubilee, and help us plan for the next 60…

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A Tour of the Sites of the Music Halls and Taverns of West Bar, Sheffield

Castle Square tram Stop, Castle Square, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2GF

This is an updated walking tour taking in the sites of the old Music Halls of Sheffield, which were situated in the West bar area. Former sites to…

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A Walk Round Attercliffe

Attercliffe Supertram stop, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

This two-hour history walk, starting and finishing at the Attercliffe Supertram stop, shows the streets and surviving buildings between Staniforth…

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A Walking History of Collegiate Campus

Sheffield Hallam University, Collegiate Campus, Collegiate Crescent, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2BP

Sheffield Hallam University manages more than 50 buildings across two campuses, ranging from state-of-the-art new builds to Grade II listed…

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Antiques Quarter Amble

The Abbeydale Picture House, 387 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1FS

Meet outside Abbeydale Picture House at 1pm for a free Heritage Open Days and Sheffield Walking Festival guided walk. Plenty of stops to pause and…

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Aston Reading Room

Aston Reading Room, Aughton Lane, Aston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26 2AN

Display of local history documents, maps and photographs. Visitors can browse our albums of photographs of showing the changes over the years in…

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At the anvil - keeping ironworking skills alive

Nigel Tyas Ironwork, Bullhouse Mill, Lee Lane, Millhouse Green, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S36 9NN

Nigel Tyas Ironwork is committed to keeping traditional ironworking skills alive in the UK. A small team of blacksmiths works in its Yorkshire…

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Beauchief Abbey

Beauchief Abbey, Beauchief Abbey Lane , Sheffield , South Yorkshire, S8 0EL

A hidden gem, set in a peaceful site, surrounded by parkland. The Abbey was founded in the 12th Century and is dedicated to Thomas a Becket of…

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Behind the Scenes at Hawley Tool Collection 1

Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust Ltd, Kelham Island Museum, Kelham Island, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8RY

The event will give visitors the opportunity to tour and explore areas of the collection not normally open to the public. A) Explore a range of…

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Big Draw at Meersbrook with Gleadless Common Fair

Meersbrook Hall, Meersbrook Park, Brook Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 9FL

The first documented evidence of Meersbrook Hall is from 1759, although it is thought parts of it are older. It was built in approximately seven…

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Bishops’ House

3-5 Lees Hall Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 9BQ

Bishops’ House is Sheffield’s best preserved timber framed building, a charming and fascinating architecturally and also a museum with rooms…

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Christadelphian Hall

Christadelphian Hall, Cemetery Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8FP

The 9th September is the 50th Anniversary of the construction of our building and we are opening our doors to everyone so that they can visit our…

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Drainspotting: Walk Around Heeley

113 Meersbrook Park Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 9FP

This is a new walk for 2017, organised by the authors of the local history book "Drainspotting: A Guide To The Pavement Features Of Sheffield" and…

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Experiencing the Architecture of Flockton: a Guided Walk

King Edward Vii School, Glossop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2PW

Flockton's were a series of architectural practices that were based in Sheffield in the 19th and 20th centuries. The firms were responsible for a…

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Freeman College, Ruskin Mill Trust

Freeman College, Sterling Works, 88 Arundel Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2NG

Heritage Open Day offers a unique opportunity to experience Sheffield’s industrial heritage. Freeman College is in the C19th Grade II listed…

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Graves Park History Walk

Rose Garden Cafe, Graves Park, Hemsworth Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 8LL

The walk will start at the Rose Garden Cafe. Starting at the cafe, visitors will be taken on a walk around Graves Park, taking in points of…

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Herdings Community and Heritage Centre

Herdings Community and Heritage Centre, Morland Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S14 1TD

The building, originally known as The Herdings, was an old farmhouse and is the second oldest building in Sheffield. It is Grade 2 Listed with…

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Lantern Theatre History

Lantern Theatre, 18 Kenwood Park Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1NF

The Lantern is a real hidden gem in Sheffield, and the city's oldest working theatre. Built in 1893 as a privately owned theatre, it can boast a…

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MyStannington

Sheffield City Countil, Stannington Library, Uppergate Road, Stannington, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 6BX

MYSTANNINGTON is a way for people who live in Stannington, who have lived in Stannington or who simply know and admire our loved and lovely corner…

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Natural Heritage Bat Walk

Millhouses Park, Abbeydale Road South, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 2QQ

Join us for a nature-walk along the River Sheaf in Millhouses Park, Sheffield. The walk will involve detecting and identifying bat species with…

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No Horizon - The Forgotten Story of Nicholas Saunderson (1682-1739)

Regather Works, 57-59 Club Garden Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8BU

The fascinating and inspiring story of Nicholas Saunderson (1682-1739) had been forgotten for too long. In 2016, he became the subject of a…

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Portland Works

Portland Works LS Ltd, Portland Works, Randall Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 4SJ

Portland Works was bought through a community financed project after 5 years of campaigning, in 2013. It is a rare example of a Victorian…

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Secret Sheffield Lost in Colour - An Evening with Prof. Ian Rotherham

Regather Works, 57-59 Club Garden Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8BU

This illustrated talk with Professor Ian Rotherham will be on 'Secret Sheffield Lost in Colour' and will delve into aspects of Sheffield's history…

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Sheffield Cathedral - Beasts, Bells and Bishops

Cathedral Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

We hope you have enjoyed out Rufus Tour over the summer - come back and experience our brand new beasts trail which will be launched on Heritage…

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Sheffield Football Heritage Walking Tour

Crucible Theatre, 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1DA

Football, or soccer, is the most popular spectator sport in the world and the spiritual home of football can be found in Sheffield. The site of…

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Sheffield General Cemetery Heritage Open Day

Sheffield General Cemetery, Cemetery Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8NT

An exciting programme of tours and exhibitions will introduce you to the hidden stories of Sheffield's past as told by Sheffield's only landscaped…

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Sheffield Manor Lodge Open Day

Discovery Centre, 197 Manor Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 1UJ

Once one of the finest Tudor dwellings in the north of England, Sheffield Manor Lodge was the home of George Talbot, 6th Earl of Shrewsbury and…

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Sheffield Pub Heritage Walk

Fagans, 69 Broad Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4BS

This event is a short walking tour around some of the entries in the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) 'Yorkshire's Real Heritage Pubs' book. Also…

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Sheffield: A Civilised Place, Guided City Walk

Starting outside Sheffield Cathedral (forecourt), Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

Discover what makes Sheffield civilised. This city centre circular walk is run by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and Step Out Sheffield.…

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Shepherd Wheel Workshop Open Day

Shepherd Wheel Workshop, Whiteley Woods, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 2YE

Set in the picturesque valley of the Porter Brook, Shepherd Wheel is a unique working example of Sheffield knife grinding industry. It was one of…

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Shire Brook Valley Visitor Centre

Shire Brook Valley Visitor Centre, Stone Lane, Woodhouse, SHEFFIELD, South Yorkshire, S13

The event is centred on the Shire Brook Valley Nature Reserve visitor centre on Stone Lane at Woodhouse, Sheffield. This was built in the 1930's…

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St James’ Norton Open Days

St James' Church, Norton Lane / Norton Church Road, Norton, SHEFFIELD, South Yorkshire, S8 8JQ

Formerly in Derbyshire, St James' Norton is one of Sheffield's oldest buildings, with parts going back to the 1100s, and a unique 9-sided font of…

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St John The Evangelist Church, Hoylandswaine

St. John the Evangelist Church, Haigh Lane, Hoylandswaine, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S36 7JQ

St John's is a small Grade II listed Victorian Church with a recently-uncovered wall painting around the East Window by the renowned…

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St Mark’s Church, Broomhill & Broomhall, Sheffield

St Marks Church, Broomfield Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2SE

In 1940, the Victorian church of St Mark's Broomhill was destroyed by a fire bomb and only the spire remained intact. After the war, the…

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St. John’s Ranmoor Sheffield - Society of Change Ringers

St. John's Church, Ranmoor Park Road, Ranmoor , Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 3GX

Visit the beautiful tower with its soaring 200ft spire, the highest in Sheffield, a survivor of a devastating fire in 1887 that destroyed the…

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The Abbeydale Picture House - Heritage Tour Day

The Abbeydale Picture House, 387 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1FS

For Heritage Open Days 2017, CADS Trust will be opening the doors of The Abbeydale Picture House once more for a day of heritage tours around this…

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The Botanical Gardens

Botanical Gardens, Clarkehouse Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2LN

Come and learn about the history of the Botanical Gardens, often described as the 'jewel in the crown' of Sheffield. First opened in 1836, the…

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The founding and history of Cupola Gallery

Cupola Gallery, 178-, 178A Middlewood Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 1TD

A full guided tour of Cupola plus a short talk about how Cupola was founded including some of the best/juiciest gossip from our first quarter…

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The Sheffield Tap

The Sheffield Tap, Platform 1B, Sheaf Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2BP

The Sheffield Tap is housed within the former Edwardian Refreshment Room & Dining Rooms of Sheffield Station. The condition you see today is…

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The Star newspaper, Sheffield. Office tour and talk by Editor

Sheffield Newspapers Ltd, York Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1PU

Tour of The Star newspaper's offices at York Street, Sheffield, S1 1PU, followed by talk from Editor Nancy Fielder and journalist Julia…

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Titanic Works: stoking the furnace of Sheffield steel making

Sheffield 3 , Hoyle Street / Malinda Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 7EH

As part of this year’s Heritage Open Days, Wessex Archaeology offers a rare opportunity to visit the crucible cellars of the former Titanic…

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Two different tours of Wardsend Cemetery

Wardsend Cemetery, 1 A Club Mill Road, End of Livesey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 2ET

FRIDAY 2.00 pm - The Cemetery Riot Tour The dead dug up and discarded; the chapel stoned and a house in flames; the Vicar behind bars. Was this…

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Underbank Unitarian Chapel

Stannington Road, Stannington, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 6AP

Come and see inside this unique chapel and schoolroom set in beautiful surroundings. Underbank Unitarian Chapel is a fine example of an 18th…

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Upperthorpe Library -The Importance of Public Libraries Past, Present and Future

Zest Centre, 18 Upperthorpe, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 3NA

In 1874 Alderman William Fisher JP laid the foundation stones of Highfield and Upperthorpe Libraries, following many years of hard work to bring…

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Walkley & Broomhill Historic Street Furniture Walk

Sheffield Libraries & Information Services, Walkley Branch Library, South Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 3TD

We will be doing a guided walk around some of the old suburban streets of Sheffield, taking a look at the historic street furniture that can…

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Walkley Library. Discoverthe history of this Grade II listed building

Walkley Library, South Road, Walkley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 3TD

Walkley Carnegie Library will increase its usual Saturday opening hours by 2 hours on Saturday 9th September and introduce a number of activities…

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Wentworth Pewter Factory Tour and Talk

A R Wentworth (Sheffield) Ltd, Monarch Works, Catley Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 5JF

Wentworth Pewter is a hallmark of quality, heritage and craftsmanship. Each of our products has been lovingly handcrafted, one piece at a time, at…

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Whirlow Spirituality Centre / Open Day

Whirlow Spirituality Centre, Whirlow Grange Drive, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 9RX

Visit this "hidden gem" in Whirlow, south-west Sheffield. Whirlow Spirituality Centre at the Chapel of the Holy Spirit is a peaceful venue set…

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Wincobank Victorian Chapel and Iron Age Hillfort

Wincobank Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 6BB

Visit our beautiful Victorian Chapel and find out about the Read family of Wincobank Hall and their eldest daughter Anti-Slavery Campaigner Mary…

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Zion Graveyard, Attercliffe

Zion Graveyard, Lawrence Street / Zion Lane, Attercliffe, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3RG

Rediscover the forgotten Zion Churchyard in Attercliffe where volunteers are working to protect the graves of Anti-Slavery Campaigner Mary Anne…

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Bradford City Hall Sneaky Peek

Bradford Metropolitan District Council, City Hall, Centenary Square, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 1HY

Enter the Grade I listed building from the Civic Entrance (opened in 1873) and start on a self guided tour up the Grand Staircase (installed 1914)…

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Manningham Walk

Manningham Mills , Lilycroft Road, Manningham, at junction with Patent Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9 5BD

Join us for a free guided walk around the Manningham area of Bradford. The walk will include fascinating buildings and people from the past and…

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Brighouse Heritage Town Walk

Brighouse Town Hall, Briggate, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 1EF

The heritage walk takes visitors along the canal towpath, viewing some of the early canalside buildings that shaped the future of Brighouse. In…

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Spen Valley Civic Society - Our History in Maps

Hearing Check Today Ltd, 1B Dewsbury Road, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, BD19 3RS

Come along and see the changing history of Cleckheaton and surrounding area depicted on maps going back to the 18th century. This crucially…

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St John’s Church

Church Street, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, BD19 3RN

St John's Church has been a place of worship since 1832 and is celebrating our 185th anniversary. We are a town centre parish endeavoring to meet…

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Pioneer House

Dewsbury Town Hall, Wakefield Old Road, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF12 8DG

The Dewsbury Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) shall be hosting walking tours of Pioneer House, together with a brief history of the town. A …

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