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This page explores our work on understanding, protecting and showcasing England's well-loved but vulnerable historic pubs. We'll play 'mine host', but you can get involved by sharing your knowledge and photographs of listed pubs.
Listing helps to protect historic pubs and acknowledges that they are an essential part of our common identity, helping to tell the country’s story. Below you can explore some of the extraordinary range of listed pubs that Historic England has celebrated over the years:
A gallery to mark the upgrading of listing for historic pubs in June 2022. 11 pubs have received listings updates and upgrades as part of a listing project to protect rare historic interiors.
From striking modern designs or ornate Victorian gin palaces to reputedly haunted ancient inns, there is a world of fascinating pub facts and fables to explore through our blogs and features.
Historic England has carried out and commissioned research to help us understand the historic development of pubs in England. This has thrown new light on often vulnerable buildings that may be great typical, rare or previously overlooked examples of their kind.
Enjoy our pub-related reading, discover the story of buildings for brewing and the social history of pub games. Dominoes anyone?
Definitive examination of the games played in Britain’s pubs, both historic and contemporary, popular and obscure. Beautifully illustrated and overflowing with great stories, it also acts as a guide to finding the best pubs to play traditional pub games.
Illustrated history of the brewing industry, the process of beer making and the built heritage surrounding the industry.
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