Heritage Open Days is a national celebration of England’s fantastic history, offering FREE access, on four days annually in September, to properties usually closed to the public or which normally charge for admission.
Gloucester is among the top three venues in the country with its huge range of activities during Heritage Open Days.
60 historic buildings open FREE
60 FREE guided walks and tours
50 FREE musical recitals, talks and other activities
In 2014, Gloucester Civic Trust Guides provided tours of Blackfriars Priory, Winfield’s, Bearland House, Llanthony Priory and The Dick Whittington.
Themed “Discovery” tours featured:
Siege of Gloucester
Great Gloucester Gargoyles
The Heritage Open Days in the city formed part of the Gloucester History Festival which ran from 6th to 19th September, 2014.