Take your pick from numerous events including 1950s tea dances to Elizabethan garden parties, guided walks, visiting secret archives or discovering hidden works of art. 

It is worth noting that many of the places taking part in the festival are not usually open to the public.

Date: 11th to 14th September 2014

Prices: FREE entry

Telephone: 0844 3351884

visit: www.heritageopendays.org.uk