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It’s time to start booking your Heritage Open Day tours
It’s time to start booking your Heritage Open Day tours

It’s time to start booking your Heritage Open Day tours

For a couple of weeks in September, thousands of buildings across the UK, mostly outside London, are open to the public.

Aug
03
2023
The Samuelson Mausoleum standing alone in quiet woods
The Samuelson Mausoleum standing alone in quiet woods

The Samuelson Mausoleum standing alone in quiet woods

Hidden away in some woods on the boundary of the M25 motorway near the southwest edge of London can be found a grand monument to an industrialist and politician - but it's not where he was originally buried.

Jul
06
2023
HS2 marks reinterment of Euston cemetery remains with a memorial monument
HS2 marks reinterment of Euston cemetery remains with a memorial monument

HS2 marks reinterment of Euston cemetery remains with a memorial monument

Human remains that were removed from the former cemetery at St James's Gardens to make space for the HS2 station at Euston have been reinterred at Brookwood Cemetery in Surrey

Jul
04
2023
The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst is offering public tours of their historic buildings
The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst is offering public tours of their historic buildings

The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst is offering public tours of their historic buildings

Not far outside London is Sandhurst, the British Army's military training centre for officers, and the grand buildings hidden behind high walls can be visited on special tours.

Jun
22
2023
A visit to St Bartholomew’s Church, Horley
A visit to St Bartholomew’s Church, Horley

A visit to St Bartholomew’s Church, Horley

This is a circa 14th-century church on a site that's seen Christian worship for at least 800 years, and where it was once rural, these days it's on a main road to Gatwick Airport.

May
31
2023
See the 700-years old murals of St Nicholas Church, Charlwood
See the 700-years old murals of St Nicholas Church, Charlwood

See the 700-years old murals of St Nicholas Church, Charlwood

A church near Gatwick Airport contains a remarkable survivor inside -- a set of historically significant series of murals that date to around 1300-1350.

Sep
08
2021
A day trip to – The Gatwick Aviation Museum
A day trip to – The Gatwick Aviation Museum

A day trip to – The Gatwick Aviation Museum

On the far side of Gatwick Airport is a museum, partly about the airport, but mainly about the military side of aviation.

Aug
31
2021
Tickets Alert: Reigate Caves tickets now available
Tickets Alert: Reigate Caves tickets now available

Tickets Alert: Reigate Caves tickets now available

Underneath Reigate town centre is a series of large caves that are usually open to the public for a few days during the summer.

Jul
30
2021
Photos from the tunnels under Reigate
Photos from the tunnels under Reigate

Photos from the tunnels under Reigate

Nearly 1000 years ago, a Norman baron dug a tunnel under his castle to improve his security, and for the next 800 years, the local residents did much the same thing under their back gardens, for their prosperity.

May
15
2016