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Heritage Open Days 2016 Guide

Heritage Open Days 2016 Guide
Heritage Open Days 2016 Guide

Heritage Open Days 2016 Guide

Unlock the hidden heritage of Coventry with Heritage Open Weekend 2016

With so much history in the city, you'll be spoilt for choice. 

Lunt Roman Fort
Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 September
10.00am - 4.00pm

Always wanted to visit? Don't miss your chance to visit over Heritage Open weekend when the Lunt will be completely free to visit with special demonstrations of the Scorpion (giant crossbow).


Take a look at our other venues: 

Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
George Eliot in Coventry Talk

Friday 9 September
12.30pm - 1.30pm
At the History Centre

It is almost 200 years since George Eliot, one of England’s most famous authors, was born in Nuneaton. She was schooled and lived with her father in Coventry where she also met the Brays and Hennells who had a profound influence on her.

Find out more about the author and her Coventry connections in this talk given by John Burton, Chair of the George Eliot Fellowship. This is also a chance to see items from the History Centre’s extensive George Eliot collection including some letters and early newspaper articles written by her as well as an opportunity of finding out more about the George Eliot Fellowship.

You can book your free ticket here.

Coventry Transport Museum

Store Tours
Board the vintage 333 bus and explore the Coventry Transport Museum store in these special rarely offered tours, grab your place quickly these are sure to sell out fast! 
Book your free place here. 

Explore our Galleries
Learn all about Coventry's rich transport heritage with timed living interpretation sessions at Coventry Transport Museum.

Whitefriars Monestary Tour
Explore the buildings known as Whitefriars - the surviving fragments of a Carmelite Friary founded in 1342 until the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Specials tours will allow visitors a rare opportunity to see the buildings. 
Book your free place here. 


  • Date:

    Fri 9 September 2016 – Sun 11 September 2016
  • Time(s):

    10.00am - 4.30pm
  • Cost:

    Costs vary depending on event
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