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Behind Closed Doors – celebrating Barton’s heritage

September 11, 2016 8:00 am
September 11, 2016 5:00 pm
United Kingdom

Sunday 11th September

A once-a-year chance to discover architectural treasures and enjoy a wide range of tours, events and activities that bring local history and culture to life for free as part of Heritage Open Days!

 St Peter’s Church

Beck Hill, DN18 5EX

10am – 3.00pm. Admission free by kind permission of English Heritage.

This famous Anglo Saxon and medieval church is an archaeological as well as an architectural treasure.  Last admission 2.30pm.

 Tyrwhitt Hall

Beck Hill,  DN18 5EY

2pm – 4pm,

A rare opportunity to see the medieval timber framed Great Hall.  No tour.

 Natural Lincolnshire ~ Lincolnshire Blow Wells at Barton Beck

Beck Hill, DN18 5HG

3pm – 4pm.  Free

A special opportunity to visit a unique natural feature in the Lincolnshire landscape.  Hear how they are formed, the rare habitats and species they support.  Learn about their historical connections with settlements and religion.

 Baysgarth House

Baysgarth Park, Baysgarth Park, Caistor Rd, DN18 6AH

Open today, 12pm – 4pm.  Free admission.

Heritage Open Days

12pm – 4pm.  Free

A special chance to catch a glimpse of the varied history of the house.

Refreshments available!  See Thursday for more details.

 Wilderspin School Museum

Queen Street, DN18 5QP

Open today, 10am – 4pm.  Free admission

Lessons from Nature

Explore Wilderspin’s garden playground where refreshments will be on sale.  See Thursday for more details.

My Favourite Place

Exhibition of winning entries in this year’s Civic Society Children’s Competition.  See Thursday for more details.

Heritage Open Days Art Exhibition

Wilderspin Art Group exhibit pictures of Barton buildings and Natural Lincolnshire.

The Ropewalk

Maltkiln Road, DN18 5JT

Open today, 10am – 4pm.  Free admission


Contact Details

Tourist Information
Telephone: 01652 631500

Barton Town Council
Telephone: 01652 633598

Barton-upon-Humber Tourism Partnership
Telephone: 01652 660380