The Most Important Historic Places in England Are Listed

The List includes buildings, battlefields, monuments, parks, gardens, shipwrecks and more.

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Grade II listed Sandford Parks Lido, Cheltenham. © Historic England (DP195150) Read the list entry

Support for Heritage During the Coronavirus Pandemic

In this challenging and difficult time, we’re committed to continuing to provide our services and support the heritage sector.

Advice and support for heritage

Find funded heritage sites near you

The Culture Recovery Fund has helped all kinds of heritage sites survive the impact of COVID-19.

The Mark II Telescope at Jodrell Bank photographed against a moody sky encircled by a rainbow © Anthony Holloway

High Streets Cultural Programme

Find out what’s coming up in our four-year-long programme of cultural activity across England, continuing until 2024.

High Street Tales

A new podcast series and ebook capture the everyday magic of the high street.

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Future of the High Street

Contemporary filmmakers across England collaborating with young creatives explore the future of the high street in 10 new films.

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Outdoor Arts Summer 2023

A large-scale outdoor celebration of the high street has been commissioned to take place in four high streets in summer 2023.

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Sound Walks

A series of new sound walks on six High Streets Heritage Action Zones across England during Heritage Open Days in September.

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Picturing England's High Streets

A major commission will see six artist residencies at high street locations between now and 2024, creating a contemporary portrait of high streets.

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Twin Towns

A programme of creative commissions that will see artists collaborating with local people to uncover what they have in common.

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