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Family Events

Plan a day out and step into history together as a family.

There's plenty for kids and adults alike to enjoy. Our programme of historical events for families offer a great way to explore the beauty of our sites and bring our historic places to life. Simply use the search box below to find an upcoming event near you.

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  • Become a Member

    Start a year of adventure. An English Heritage membership offers an unlimited annual pass to over 400 historic sites across the country.

  • Days out under £20

    From castles and monastic ruins to Iron Age hillforts, here are our top picks for family days out on a budget.

  • Family Property Guides

    Our family guides cover things for all ages to see and do, as well as practical advice on food and drink, parking, toilets and access.


    On this page we’ve gathered all of our stay-at-home favourites, from videos and podcasts to old-fashioned recipes and historical how-tos.

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