We are the public body that helps people care for, enjoy and celebrate England's spectacular historic environment.
Nearly 400,000 of the most important historic places in England are listed. The List includes buildings, battlefields, monuments, parks, gardens, shipwrecks and more. Listing makes sure their value is protected.
In 1998 we published our first ever Register of Buildings at Risk across England. We've looked back at some of the top rescues.
8 November 2018
Historic England unveils latest chapter in the fight to save important heritage in 20th year of the national Register.
30 October 2018
Government funding that will be delivered by extending Historic England’s successful Heritage Action Zone initiative.
22 October 2018
Through the First World War Memorials programme, 2,645 First World War memorials have been listed, more than doubling the amount previously listed.
25 September 2018
Restoration of the roof completed on the 1797 Grade I listed Main Mill at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings.
© Historic England 2018