Heritage Open Days
Heritage Open Days 2023: 8-17 September 'Creativity Unwrapped'
Thank you to everyone that took part, volunteered and attended in Heritage Open Days 2023! We had a fantastic 10 days celebrating Leeds heritage, and we have enjoyed hearing all your wonderful feedback. If you attended any of this year's events please complete our visitor survey here
We will be back in the New Year with more information on Heritage Open Days 2024!
Heritage Open Days 2023
Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, involving thousands of local volunteers and organisations. Every year in September it brings people together to celebrate their heritage, community and history. Stories are told, traditions explored, and histories brought to life. It’s your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – and it’s all FREE.
The theme of 2023 Heritage Open Day is ‘Creativity Unwrapped’
The festival aims to explore the past, present and future of our diverse creative heritage and culture.
This year's listings are now live on the Heritage Open Days website! To view all Leeds please ensure that you go to advanced search and select Leeds in the town section.
We will be on hand to help and support organisations and communities, who would like to take part in this years Heritage Open Days. Registration for the festival is now open!
Please keep an eye on our social media for further information.
Full information will also be available on the Heritage Open Days website.
To view and book all bookable events that Leeds Civic Trust has coordinated this year please click here
Heritage Open Days 2023 booklet is here!
The theme for 2023's Heritage Open Days is ‘Creativity Unwrapped’ click the image below to learn more about our highlight events.
Please click here for the most up-to-date listings
Heritage Open Days 2022
The theme for 2022's Heritage Open Days was ‘Astounding Inventions’
Heritage Open Days 2021
The theme for 2021's Heritage Open Days was ‘Edible England’ which really was something to get your teeth into!