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Heritage Open Days 2019

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Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,000 organisations, 5,000 events and 40,000 volunteers. Every year in September, places across the country throw open their doors to celebrate their heritage, community and history. It’s your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences and it’s all free.

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25 May

Yorkshire

Sculpt

A free and exciting art event for the whole family. Follow the trail through beautiful countryside on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, discovering dramatic art installed in historic churches.

21 Sep

Thimbleby, Lincolnshire

Heritage Crafts Day at Thimbleby

Come along to Thimbleby village and celebrate its array of heritage crafts, from mud and stud cottages to thatched roofs to red brick village halls to beautiful stained glassed windows.

Become a Friend of the National Churches Trust, for people who love church buildings!