Your Dose of History with English Heritage
With thousands of years of history to explore, English Heritage have loads of great ways CSSC members can discover and learn about the past, straight from the comfort of your own home.
Virtual Sites & Tours
The English Heritage YouTube channel takes England’s story beyond the walls and battlements, and share it with the world. There are a whole range of videos, from historic craft making to behind the scenes videos.
Some popular videos are:
What Does it Take to Look After England's History?
Caring for over 400 historic places covers everything from essential building repair works and restoring paintings, to planting historic gardens and keeping them blooming throughout the year. Here you can go behind the scenes to find out more about what it takes to protect England's past for future generations.
To hear more from experts as they discuss their favourite objects, and what makes their jobs so special, in videos and articles, visit this article.
Learn through Listening
English Heritage have two podcast series to keep you learning away from your screens. Both are available on Soundcloud, Apple, Google, Stitcher and Spotify.
Speaking with Shadows is the podcast that listens to the people that history forgot. From castles on the south coast to Hadrian’s Wall in the far north, join presenter Josie Long as she travels across the country to seek out six stories from the hidden corners of England’s history.