Thorne’s St Nicholas’ church will once again open its doors to the public as part of this year’s Heritage Open Days festival
The historic Grade 1 listed church, on Stonegate in Thorne, will be open for people to look around at its various architectural features, memorials and stained glass windows as part of the annual heritage festival.
Tours of the church tower with the opportunity to view the Thorne streetscape from high above its rooftops can be arranged by request. There will also be an exhibition of photos of local interest.
The event is free and no booking is required – Opening days and times are as follows:
Friday 13 September: 10am – 4.00pm
Saturday 14 September: 10.00am- 4.00pm
Sunday 15 September: 12.00noon- 4.00pm
Heritage Open Days are coordinated nationally by the National Trust with support from players of the People’s Postcode Lottery. Heritage Open Days locally are organised by a network of people who share a passion for places, history and culture. The event calls on communities to champion their local heritage and show their support for cultural and historic assets on their doorsteps.
For more Heritage Open Days visit: www.heritageopendays.org.uk