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Open House Festival

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From iconic landmarks to cherished secrets, this festival is your chance to gain insight into the tapestry of unique designs that reflect Croydon’s diverse history and vibrant community.

Empowering communities, residents’ groups, civic organisations and local businesses to exhibit and learn about buildings and neighbourhoods which matter to them, our Open House Festivals are accessible volunteer-led public celebrations encouraging audiences to explore new places, learn about different communities and experience diverse architecture first-hand. In London our Open House Festival engages tens of thousands of visitors a year across over 800 sites in all 33 boroughs.

Events taking place:

  • Museum of Croydon – Behind the scenes tour
  • Little Mouse Cheese Shop
  • East Croydon History Walk
  • Croydon Minster
  • St Bernard’s Houses
  • Stanley Arts
  • Carnival of Invention
  • WWII Fighter Pen Tours at former RAF Kenley
  • Bethlem Royal Hospital
  • All Saints Church
  • South Norwood Library
  • Whitgift Almshouses
  • Shirley Windmill
  • Church of St Mary the Blessed Virgin
  • St. John the Evangelist
  • Turf Projects
  • Saturday School: Quakers Hall
  • John Grindrod: Polaroids of Croydon
  • Twentieth Century Croydon Walks

Book here: https://culturecroydon.com/event/open-house-festival/


Wed 6 Sep
Sun 17 Sep
Prices vary


Multiple locations