Explore hidden treasures on your doorstep Historic buildings, idyllic landscapes and vibrant parks and gardens. Visit Guildford as part of the annual Heritage Open Days celebration this September. Heritage Open Days is England’s largest festival of history and culture. It allows everyone a chance to explore exciting, hidden places and learn about local architecture and culture for free.

Guildford's Heritage Open Days take place from Friday 13 to Sunday 15 September 2024. Around 70 locations and events will be available across the borough offering free entry over the Heritage Open Days weekend. Many of these allow free access to areas usually closed to the public.

The full list of options will be published in August. Find all the exciting information you need about our Heritage Open Days weekend 2024 nearer the time on the national website.

This diverse programme of events offers something for everyone including: • walks and talks by the award winning Guildford Town Guides • museums and churches • educational institutions • galleries • historic buildings • a free family trail in town

Established in 1994, Heritage Open Days has become the country’s largest community heritage festival and we are proud to be a part of it. This year, Guildford’s Heritage Open Days has received funding from the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. Insert UKSPF, HOD and GBC logos



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  • 13 Sep, 2024
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  • 15 Sep, 2024

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