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Heritage Open Days event at Christchurch Park arboretum, Ipswich © Historic England DP046843

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Heritage Open Days

Friday 13 to Sunday 22 September 2019 - National

Every September some 40,000 volunteers across England organise 5,000 events to celebrate our fantastic history and culture. It's your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – all of which are FREE to explore.

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Talk: Moving Interiors

Friday 04 October 2019 - 1pm (doors 12.30pm) - Brighton Dome, Church Street, Brighton BN1 1UE

Alexandra Loske, Curator of the Royal Pavilion Brighton, will introduce the history of the Pavilion and the surrounding estate from its first manifestation as a lodging house to the most exotic looking of all royal residences in Britain.

Find out more about Talk: Moving Interiors

Aerial view of St Augustines's Abbey site with Canterbury Cathedral in the distance
Aerial view of St Augustines's Abbey site with Canterbury Cathedral in the distance © Skyscan Balloon Photography

Events listings

English Heritage

Step into the story of England at a range of events across the country.

First World War Centenary

A vibrant programme of cultural events and activities connecting current and future generations with the lives, stories and impact of the First World War.

Historic Houses Association

Events by Historic Houses Association members - these range from iconic stately homes such as Blenheim Palace and Highclere Castle to more intimate houses.

National Trust

Search for a National Trust event taking place near you.

Open Garden Squares Weekend

There are over 100 gardens to explore - some historic, some new - in this event on 8-9 June. Right now, you can volunteer to co-ordinate participating gardens.

Open House London

Among more than 700 buildings you can visit for free are many historical and public buildings such as 10 Downing Street and Banqueting House.


SAVE hosts numerous events throughout the year, including book launches and private talks. Each year SAVE holds an annual lecture.

Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings

SPAB's events range from lectures and walking tours about architecture and design to training and opportunities for volunteers to get involved in a conservation project.

20th Century Society

Events including lectures and tours that tell the story of 20th century architecture.

Victorian Society

A busy programme of lectures, walks and tours taking in Victorian and Edwardian architecture.

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