Heritage Open Days

28 of the unique historic buildings, churches and venues across Derbyshire open to the public for free this month

A number of buildings, churches and venues will be opening their doors for free this month as part of the national Heritage Open Days scheme.

Some of the buildings aren't usually open to the public, giving people a rare chance to get a glimpse inside. Heritage Open Days is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and as well as the buildings that are opening as part of the event, there will also be a talks and other celebrations. Full details here.

This Grade II* church will be open from 2pm to 4pm on September 13,14 and 15

13. St Leonard's Parish Church, Scarcliffe

This Grade II* church will be open from 2pm to 4pm on September 13,14 and 15
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Built in the 15th century, the chapel will be open from 10am to 4pm on September 14.

14. St Mary's Bridge Chapel, Derby

Built in the 15th century, the chapel will be open from 10am to 4pm on September 14.
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Take in the view from the top of the tower, which is normally closed, or see how work is progressing on the roof repair, on September 21 from 10am 4pm.

15. St Mary's Church, Chaddesden

Take in the view from the top of the tower, which is normally closed, or see how work is progressing on the roof repair, on September 21 from 10am 4pm.
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Learn more about the church, which was opened in 1881, snd its current restoration on September 21 from 12noon to 5pm.

16. St Thomas Church, Pear Tree

Learn more about the church, which was opened in 1881, snd its current restoration on September 21 from 12noon to 5pm.
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