Top 10 things for you to “Try in July” in the Dean Wye

As the summer is giving us glorious weather encouraging us to be outside more, Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism have come up with a list of Top 10 things for you, friends or family to Try in July. For the sun worshipper there are outside activities, including walking, cycling, or gorge scrambling up … Continue reading Top 10 things for you to “Try in July” in the Dean Wye

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Forest of Dean Heritage Open Days

The Forest of Dean opens its doors and reveals some of its secrets.... Heritage Open Days returns to the Forest (September 7th-10th 2017) with a host of free and fascinating celebrations of our unique heritage. Heritage Open Days is the UK’s biggest heritage festival involving over 40,000 volunteers. It celebrates our fantastic history, architecture, environment … Continue reading Forest of Dean Heritage Open Days

Top 25 Free Activities in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Enjoy a summer of free family fun in and around the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean with these activities! For more ideas visit our website   NB Parking charges may apply in some places Sculpture Trail The 4-mile trail features sculptures created by artists to interpret the Forest environment and the history of this … Continue reading Top 25 Free Activities in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Discover the Dean’s Heritage

  Lindors Country House Hotel in The Forest of Dean Heritage Open Days celebrates England’s fantastic architecture, culture and heritage by offering free access to places that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission.  Every year on four days in September, we celebrate our heritage; it is a once-a-year chance to discover architectural treasures … Continue reading Discover the Dean’s Heritage

Get hands on with history at Goodrich Castle

For the perfect way to entertain your little history hunters this summer holiday, look no further than Goodrich Castle in Herefordshire. Take the whole family to the English Heritage run Castle for a summer packed with time-travelling adventures to inspire young minds. They can let their imaginations run wild as they hone their knightly skills, … Continue reading Get hands on with history at Goodrich Castle

Artist Tony Phillips at the Dean Heritage Centre

Touring artist Tony Phillips will be taking up residency at the Dean Heritage Centre as one of several residencies for his Heritage and Contemporary life project.From Tuesday the 9th until Thursday the 11th of September will be at the Dean Heritage Centre to explore different aspects of English culture and its visual characteristics for hid … Continue reading Artist Tony Phillips at the Dean Heritage Centre