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Lichfield Heritage Festival Weekend
  • Market Square
Learn, explore and be entertained with fascinating stories of Lichfield's history from venues not usually open to the public.

Taking place every year around Samuel Johnson's birthday, Heritage Weekend is all about celebrating Lichfield and it's remarkable history.


The weekend’s line-up includes:

  • FREE entry to all historic attractions
  • Open Doors into Dr Milley's Hospital
  • Open Doors to Guildhall Prison Cells
  • Guided walks of the City
  • Guided walk to Sandfields Pump Station
  • Entertainment in Market Square
  • Georgian architecture and gardens
  • Themed children’s crafts and activities
  • Behind the scenes at Lichfield Garrick
  • Mini Town Cryer competition
  • Meet Georgian Jono & pick up his new book
  • And lots more!

Free admission - but there may be a small charge for some ticketed events.

Saturday 14th - Sunday 15th September.

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