What is Heritage Open Days?

Heritage Open Days is England’s largest festival of history and culture. For ten days in September, you can explore historic shops, squares, churches, cemeteries, private homes, civic buildings, parks and performance venues – all for FREE.

When is Heritage Open Days?

The festival runs 8-17 September 2023. Some events take place every day – others will be just a day, or a few hours.

What is happening in Midsomer Norton?

There’s plenty going on in Midsomer Norton over the ten day period of Heritage Open Days, with lots of activities suitable for families, from nature walks to face painting. Everything is free, but some activities do need to be booked in advance.

Use the links below to browse full information about each of the events – including accessibility, timings and booking requirements. You can also search for what’s happening near you on the Heritage Open Days website.

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