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    Friday 13 - Sunday 22 September 2019

    Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,000 organisations, 5,000 events and 40,000 volunteers. Here in Norfolk and Norwich places throw open their doors to celebrate Norfolk's heritage, community and history. It’s your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – and it’s all FREE.

    The Forum Trust coordinates and promotes Heritage Open Days in Norfolk and this is the place where you can find out how to book tickets, download our festival brochure, keep up to date with news and find out how to get involved!

    Organiser Information

    Festival dates

    HODs will run from 13 – 22 September in this special 25th anniversary year. The festival period is designed to offer flexibility when  running events, which can be over as many or as few days as you like.

    Returning Organisers: If you already have a log-in, please go to www.heritageopendays.org.uk and click on the Organiser area login  option.

    New Organisers: Please go to www.heritageopendays.org.uk/organising/how-to-get-involved and follow the instructions.


    Dates and deadlines

    Friday 17 May                  

     Deadline for online  registration of   Norfolk events for inclusion in the Norfolk listings brochure                                                                                  

      Any events registered after this date   won’t be included in the brochure due to print deadlines



    Friday 13  -  Sunday 22 September                                                                                                                                   

     Heritage Open Days 2019

    For more information please contact the Norfolk Heritage Open Days team:

    E: hods@theforumnorwich.co.uk

    T: 01603 727989

    Click here to see the Organisational Structure document