Heritage Open Days 2021

Depicting metal shelves  stacked with many books and archival material on each shelf

Events being run by Warwickshire County Council Heritage and Culture as part of Heritage Open Days 2021.

Behind the Scenes at the County Record Office

11 September 2021 - Tours at 1.30pm and 3pm

A behind the scenes tour of the Warwickshire County Record Office. Visit the strongrooms and find out about the project to catalogue the Warwick Castle collection. After the tour there will be an opportunity to view some of the wonderful records found within this collection, from old favourites to freshly re-discovered material, and to hear about potential volunteer projects and social media campaigns.

Behind the Scenes at the Warwickshire Museum Collections

13 September 2021 - Tours from 1pm to 2pm

Join the Warwickshire Museum’s collections team for a live virtual tour of the new collections store at Hawkes Point. Event is streamed on Teams, once you have booked a ticket a link will be sent to you the morning of the event.

Market Hall Museum Highlights Tour

16, 17 and 18 September 2021 - Tours at 11am and 2pm

Tours will last between 25 to 30 minutes and will take you around the Market Hall Museum. You will hear about the history of the building and the highlights of its collection, from the infamous Warwickshire Bear to the amazing South Warwickshire Roman Hoards. After the tour we invite you to explore our new exhibition, 'Healey: Cars for Speed and Glamour'. You are also welcome to browse our museum shop and treat yourself to some refreshments in our Museum Café.

Published: 23rd August 2021