Heritage Open Days


England’s largest free festival of history and culture returns to Norfolk (Norwich & Norfolk has the largest programme outside London), with ten days of unmissable events. With talks, walks, open-doors, behind-the scenes tours, shows, and lots more for everybody to enjoy, Norfolk Heritage Open Days promises inspiring, intriguing and unusual experiences. From hidden streets to untold stories and undiscovered gems, Norfolk HODs reveals the unexpected and celebrates the best of the county’s rich history.

2024 also brings Heritage Open Days 30th anniversary, meaning that millions of people across the country have enjoyed free cultural events over the past three decades.