Explore Your Local Heritage
The UK is home to hundreds of amazing heritage sites. English Heritage alone cares for 400 historic sites, and there a plenty more you can access free of charge. We have gathered together some amazing places to visit for free.
From some incredible libraries and catherdrals to our best museums, uncover the rich history at your doorstep.
Here's a selection of the free historic days out you can find across the UK:
Amesbury, Wiltshire, England
Ancient stone circle with mysterious origins.
Great Russell St, London WC1B 3DG
World-renowned museum showcasing human history and culture.
Website: British Museum
National Museum of Scotland
Chambers St, EdinburghEH1 1JF
Discover Scotland's rich history and diverse collections.
Website: National Museum of Scotland
Museum of London
150 London Wall, London
EC2Y 5HN Explore the history and heritage of London throughout the ages.
Website: Museum of London
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Argyle St, Glasgow G3 8AG
Vibrant museum and art gallery with diverse exhibits.
Website: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
National Museum Cardiff
Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3NP
Discover the art, history, and natural sciences of Wales.
Website: National Museum Cardiff
National Railway Museum
Leeman Rd, York YO26 4XJ
Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of trains and railways. Website: National Railway Museum
The College, Durham DH1 3EH
A magnificent cathedral and UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Website: Durham Cathedral
The Fitzwilliam Museum
Trumpington St, Cambridge CB2 1RB
Experience art and antiquities spanning centuries and civilizations.
Website: The Fitzwilliam Museum
The Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont St, Oxford OX1 2PH
Discover art and archaeology from around the world.
Website: The Ashmolean Museum
Please note that the information provided is accurate to the best of our knowledge based on the available data online. It's always a good idea to double-check the addresses and opening hours of these heritage sites before visiting, as they may be subject to change.