Heritage Open Days
Heritage Open Days
It's your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – all of which are FREE to explore
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Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,500 organisations, 5,000 events and 40,000 volunteers. Every year for four days 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.
See what's happening in Southampton
The Southampton Heritage Open Days are taking place on Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 September 2017.
The whole event is free and gives the opportunity to visit different locations around Southampton. Some events an locations are based around the Bugle Street area with heritage buses linking to other venues across the City.
Saturday 9 September:
Buses are provided by the Southampton & District Transport Heritage Trust collection.
Every 30 mins from 10:15 till 15:45
Every hour from 10:30 till 15:30
Every hour from 11:00 till 15:00
Sunday 10 September
*The bus tours are subject to a first come first served basis.
Every 30 minutes from 10.15am - 3.45pm
Heritage Open Days - more venues in the Southampton area in Hampshire
Thurs 7 and Sun 10 Sept: The Brickworks Museum, Bursledon >
Thurs 7 - Sun 10 Sept: The 'Secret' Quaker Burial Ground, Southampton >
Thurs 7 - Sat 9 Sept: SuperHome Open Day, Southampton >
Fri 8 - Sat 9 Sept: St Denys Church, Southampton >
Fri 8 Sept: Cadland Gardens, Fawley >
Fri 8 - Sat 9 Sept: Fawley Church Heritage >
Fri 8 - Sat 9 Sept: Calshot Castle, Fawley >
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Sept: The GAF Centre (Greyladyes Arts Foundation, Bursledon >
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Sept: Waterside Heritage Centre, Hythe >
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Sept: Royal Victoria Country Park, Netley >