Great Grimsby’s Hidden Gem of the East Marsh – Heritage Open Days
September 13 @ 10:00 am - September 22 @ 4:00 pm
Your once-a-year chance to discover some of North East Lincolnshire’s rarely seen historic treasures, with exciting experiences that bring local history and culture to life, for free as part of an international event!
This year, exciting venues being opened to the public include the Empire Theatre in Cleethorpes and areas of the Kasbah rarely seen. Other attractions, like Time Trap in Grimsby Town Hall and Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre will be open for free too.
Heritage Open Days celebrates England’s architecture and culture by allowing visitors free access to interesting properties that are not usually publicly accessible or would normally charge a fee. It also includes tours, events and activities that focus on and celebrate the local heritage of the area. Heritage Open Days is England’s biggest and most popular voluntary cultural event and is also held in a further 48 countries across Europe.
Great Grimsby’s Hidden Gem of the East Marsh
Location: St Mary on the Sea Catholic Church, Heneage Road, Grimsby, DN32 9DZ
Date/time: 13th Sept 10am – 4pm, 14th Sept 11am – 4pm, 15th Sept 1pm – 4pm, 17th – 20th Sept 9am – 3pm, 21st and 22nd Sept 1pm – 4pm
Is booking required? No
Event Details: This Grade II listed Catholic church dedicated in 1883 is one of the most beautiful, but largely unknown, buildings in North East Lincolnshire. Of austere appearance outside, it most certainly gives visitors the wow factor on entering its doors.