Things To Do

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

VIDEO: How to Make Trifle – The Victorian Way

Mrs Crocombe putting the final touches on her trifle
Posted:
29 June 2018
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English Heritage
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Our favourite Victorian Masterchef is back with a new lesson in 19th-century cooking. Watch the cook at Audley End House, Mrs Crocombe, prepare a trifle for Lord and Lady Braybrooke. Trifles are still remarkably popular today, regularly appearing on dessert menus across the country. They have be...

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Things to do in July

Roman soldier in armour helmet
Posted:
29 June 2018
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English Heritage
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July is named after Julius Caesar – significant in the rise of the Roman Empire – who was born on 12 or 13 July in the year 100 BC. So it's fitting that we invite you to witness Roman soldiers clashing in battle amid the impressive landscapes of Hadrian's Wall country this month. You can a...

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Things to do in June

Posted:
31 May 2018
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Jamie Bellinger
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It's a great time of year for our historic gardens, which are blooming with vibrant colours. Take a guided tour through them with our expert horticulturalists to enjoy the seasonal scents and learn about unusual historical species. It's also Father's Day on 17 June, so we've got all you need to give...

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Things to do in May

Posted:
24 April 2018
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English Heritage
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With two bank holiday weekends and the half term break this month, we've got lots of historical inspiration for all ages. Our historic gardens are transforming as spring comes to a close and the summer season begins. We're also continuing our celebration of Stonehenge being gifted to the nation, and...

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