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Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre – Heritage Open Days
September 14 @ 10:00 am - September 15 @ 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.
Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre
Location: Alexandra Dock, Grimsby DN31 1UZ
Date/time: 14th / 15th September
Is booking required? No
Event Details: Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre will be free to enter during Heritage Open Days.
Outside the centre – view the three historic vintage buses taking those who have pre-booked up to the Kasbah, learn all about how they are being conserved and repaired, and hear about their fascinating past as an integral part of Grimsby’s townscape in the 1950s.