Attractions across open for free to celebrate heritage open days 2017

Join us in the celebrations as venues across North Kesteven open their doors to the public for free from 7 to 10 September.

Heritage Open Days celebrates England’s fantastic architecture and culture by offering free access to places that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission.

Every year on four days in September, buildings of every age, style and function throw open their doors and is a once-a-year chance to discover architectural treasures and enjoy a wide range of tours, events and activities that bring local history and culture to life.

We are delighted to announce that participating venues within North Kesteven are:

• Quaker House, Brant Broughton   Exhibition: Brant Broughton Quakers – working towards equality. Open Thursday to Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 1pm-4pm.

• Heckington WindmillVisit: open Thursday to Sunday 12pm -4pm.

• Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum   Visit: open Saturday and Sunday.

• Cranwell Aviation Heritage Museum   Exhibition: last chance to see High Flying Women Pioneering Aviators. Thursdayto Sunday, 10am-4.30pm.

•  St Denis’ Parish Church, Silk WilloughbyDisplay: Teaching & Preaching. Thursday to Sunday, 10am-4.30pm.

• Navigation HouseVisit: Describing the Heritage of the Sleaford Navigation. Thursday & Friday, 12pm-4pm and Saturday & Sunday, 11am-4.30pm.

• Cogglesford WatermillVisit: History in Action! Milling Day on Sunday 10 Sept, 11am-4pm.

• Sleaford History Group Presents – Baron Hussey, Robert Carre, and the Lincolnshire Rising 1536   A walk with Simon Pawley. Sunday, 2pm-3.30pm.

• Welbourn – “Will, the Boy from Welbourn”, the life and the times of Field Marshal Sir William Robertson. Sunday, 11am-1pm.

Booking is essential.Call 01400 272623

To find out more about what’s happening at these venues:  www.heritagelincolnshire.org and find the online search directory; or pick up a Lincolnshire Heritage Open Days brochure in many venues across the county. You can also request a brochure by calling: 01529 308207.