St Mary’s Church – Heritage Open Days

St Mary's Church Church Street, Higham, Kent, United Kingdom

Saturday 9 September – Heritage Open Day St Mary’s will open its door to this pretty little church that sits on the edge of the North Kent marshes from 12pm – 4pm as part of the National Heritage Open Day, England’s largest festival celebrating our history and culture. Come and visit St Mary’s which has […]

Gravesham’s Hidden Heroes – Reminiscence Sessions – Heritage Open Days

Gravesend Borough Market Queen Street, Gravesend, Kent, United Kingdom

We are searching for the lesser-known stories of Gravesham Soldiers, families on the home front, and inspiring Women workers during First and Second World Wars. If you have an interesting story to tell about a family member from Gravesham connected to either the First or Second World War then please do pop along and share […]

Gravesham’s Hidden Heroes – Reminiscence Sessions – Heritage Open Days

Gravesend Borough Market Queen Street, Gravesend, Kent, United Kingdom

We are searching for the lesser-known stories of Gravesham Soldiers, families on the home front, and inspiring Women workers during First and Second World Wars. If you have an interesting story to tell about a family member from Gravesham connected to either the First or Second World War then please do pop along and share […]

Oh Buoy! – Heritage Open Days

LV21 St Andrews Quay, Royal Pier Road, Gravesend, Kent, United Kingdom

Visit the historic Trinity House lightship LV21 in Gravesend on the Thames. Explore this National Historic Ship's Flag Ship of the Year and find out more about her extraordinary 60-year journey from guiding the mariners at sea to a cultural landmark. Join the crew aboard LV21, a unique 40 metre steel-hulled lightship, the last of […]

Milton Chantry Heritage Centre – Heritage Open Days

Milton Chantry Fort Gardens, Gravesend, Kent, United Kingdom

Milton Chantry has had many different uses and is one of a few surviving buildings of this type. It contains a number of well-preserved architectural features from the 14th to 19th centuries along with a variety of displays relating to the heritage of the Borough. Milton Chantry is the Borough of Gravesham's oldest building. It's […]