Behind the Scenes

Find out more from the English Heritage team as we work to protect and bring to life over 400 sites around England.

5 Historic Places You Can See on Screen

Camera crew at Goodrich Castle in 2009
Posted:
12 January 2017
Posted By:
Gareth Clifford
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Behind the Scenes

England is full of striking historic places, from imposing castles and prehistoric monuments, to elegant stately homes. They all have their own stories to tell, but sometimes it’s not just tales of historic events. Many of the sites in our care also double as fictional locations or star as themsel...

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What is it like to work in an archive?

Rose Arkle at work in the archive at Wrest Park
Posted:
23 September 2016
Posted By:
English Heritage
Categories:
Behind the Scenes

Have you ever wondered what happens to all the objects found on archaeological digs? Or where collections that aren’t on display are held? We spoke to Rose Arkle, the Collections Archive Assistant at the Wrest Park Collections Store to find out more about what goes on behind the scenes, and what ...

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