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9th October 2014

So the 20th Heritage Open Days festival has come to a close. How did it go? Your feedback matters. Each year, we…

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3 million visitors makes it a real birthday bonanza!

6th October 2014

Three million visitors attended Heritage Open Days this year! That's a record participation to match the…

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Last minute cancellations!

13th September 2014

Apologies but the following events have cancelled just after our last refresh of the directory: St…

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A month of open days across Europe

1st September 2014

It's begun! September is a month of open days across Europe. Heritage Open Days is England's contribution,…

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Latest blog posts

Bathing in Bath

15th October 2014

Exploring Bath over Heritage Open Days weekend was a fantastic opportunity to experience this beautiful city's…

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The Punk Steps In Front Of His Window

8th October 2014

In September 2013 I wrote a piece about the amazing hidden history behind the stunning 'Resurrection…

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My Heritage Open Days: Halton House

1st October 2014

As a prestigious building that's normally closed to the public, Halton House in Buckinghamshire was always…

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What we can learn from Heritage Open Days… and what we cannot!

25th September 2014

The economist Paul Samuelson is quoted as saying “practical men, who believe themselves to be quite exempt…

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