Herefordshire

Properties and events in Herefordshire

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16th Century Painted Room

Town Council Office, 1 Church Street, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1DH
In person
Pre-booking not required

16th Century Wall Paintings were discovered in the late 20th century. Ask questions of the guides. Display cabinets and information boards. Children's activities.

Berrington Hall

Berrington Hall, Berrington, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 0DW
In person
Pre-booking not required

Discover Berrington Hall for free this Heritage Open Day.

Brockhampton

Brockhampton, Bringsty, Bromyard, Herefordshire, WR6 5TB
In person
Pre-booking not required

Explore Brockhampton for free this Heritage Open Day.

Burgage Hall (former Congregational Chapel)

Chapel Alley, High Street, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1DW
In person
Pre-booking not required

Discover the Burgage Hall, up a tiny alleyway in the centre of town and a living remnant of history from when this building was originally a black and white congregational chapel. It was rebuilt in 1832 in an austere classical style.

Butcher Row House Museum

Burgage Hall, Church Lane, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1DW
In person
Pre-booking not required

This fascinating folk museum measures 5m square, over two floors - and has been moved twice! Today it can be found in a pretty courtyard and has local exhibits including a selection of Victorian christening robes and rare musical instruments.

Civic Society Country Walk

Edwyn Ralph, Church Street, Alfrick, Bromyard, Herefordshire, HR7 4LU
In person
Pre-booking required

Edwyn Ralph and Edvin Loach - those two well known Herefordshire characters.

Clodock Mill

Clodock Mill, Longtown, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR2 0PD
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit a traditional working watermill, grinding corn in a picturesque corner of Herefordshire.

Connecting - People at The Master's House, Ledbury

St Katherine's Square, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1EA
In person
Pre-booking not required

A free pop-in art workshop for children and adults aged 7+, following this year's HODs theme 'connections'.

Croft Castle

Croft Castle, Croft, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 9PW
In person
Pre-booking not required

Explore Croft Castle for free this Heritage Open Day.

Eastnor Castle

Eastnor Castle, Eastnor, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1RL
In person
Pre-booking required

Visit Eastnor Castle, the home of the Hervey-Bathurst family and discover the grandeur of the rooms with a guided tour. Enjoy a stroll around the grounds afterwards and marvel at the magnificent trees in the arboretum, alongside a breath-taking lake.

Hereford Cathedral Cloister Tour

5 College Cloisters, Cathedral Close, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2NG
In person
Pre-booking required

To celebrate this year’s Heritage Open Day, we are running special Cloister Tours. The College Cloisters were built in 1475 for the Vicars Choral, and today are a private part of the site for staff and residents. Discover more on a free tour!

Herefordshire Light Infantry Museum

Suvla Barracks, Harold Street, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2QX
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Herefordshire Light Infantry Museum will be open without booking!

Lower Brockhampton Estate and Manor House

Lower Brockhampton Estate, Bromyard, Herefordshire, WR6 5TB
In person
Pre-booking not required

National Trust property - open FOC all day

Quaker Meeting House Hereford

Friends Meeting House, 21 King Street, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR4 9BX
In person
Pre-booking not required

Discover our meeting house tucked away off King Street in Hereford and find out its interesting history.

The English Camino

Cradley Church, Cradley, Herefordshire, WR13 5LH
In person
Pre-booking not required

A pilgrimage through the Frome Valley Churches

The Market House, Ledbury

High Street, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1DH
In person
Pre-booking not required

The room above the Market House will be open to view.

The Master's House, Ledbury

St Katherine's Square, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1EA
In person
Pre-booking required

Become inspired! Marvel at over 500 years of history in our early Tudor timber framed house with fascinating medieval links. Cunningly disguised as a Georgian brick built property with Victorian additions - step inside, the Great Hall will amaze you!

The Old Grammar School, Ledbury

The Old Grammar School, Church Lane, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1DN
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Old Grammar School is over 500 years old, and houses the Heritage Centre. During HODS week we will be open as usually but with a new exhibition as well as a spinning demonstration. Our new exhibition is a copy of Indenture document from 1600s.

The River Runs Through It - Hereford on the Wye

The Black & White House, Hightown, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2AA
In person
Pre-booking not required

A Free Guided Walk along the river highlighting the relationship between river and city through the ages.

The Weir Garden

The Weir Garden, Swainshill, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR4 7QF
In person
Pre-booking not required

Explore The Weir Garden for free this Heritage Open Day.