Things To Do

Step into England’s story with these ideas of places to discover, things to do and events at our sites.

Things To Do in November

Posted:
25 October 2018
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

As the crisp autumn weather arrives and leaves crunch underfoot, it's a great time of year to get out there and explore England's history. As we count down the days to the Christmas season, stand in the places where history happened. Whether you'd like to take a moment to reflect,  or simply wander...

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Things to do in October

Posted:
28 September 2018
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

Autumn is here and we've enjoyed an action-packed summer here at English Heritage. But as we move into the new season, the fun and discovery continues. Our popular Halloween events get underway towards the end of the month, with frights and horrors waiting at historic houses, castles and abbeys from...

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Things to do in September

Posted:
21 August 2018
Posted By:
Jamie Bellinger
Categories:
Things To Do

Autumn may be just around the corner, but summer still has plenty to give at our historic places throughout September. Our programme of events is in full swing, with something for all ages wherever you are in England. Plus there's guides to summer walks, a chance to build the ultimate castle in Mine...

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How to build the perfect sandcastle in 9 steps

A family build a sandcastle on the beach
Posted:
13 July 2018
Posted By:
Hannah Silverman
Categories:
Things To Do

Historically, building a castle could take many long years of hard labour and money - not to mention the tons of materials needed for construction. It was not an easy feat for even the most skilled builders who worked tirelessly to create some of England's most loved castles. Today English Herita...

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Things to do in August

Posted:
12 July 2018
Posted By:
English Heritage
Categories:
Things To Do

Build the ultimate sandcastle, meet Roman soldiers and experience the thrill of the joust this August. It's one of our busiest months for events, with something to see and do every day, wherever you are. Get started with our summer calendar which has inspiration for days out in history every day ...

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