Heritage Open Days

Welcome to St Marie’s Cathedral, Sheffield!

England’s Largest Festival of Histore & Culture

11-20 September 2020

This year’s theme is:

Hidden Nature Video Tour

Explore the hidden nature and its hidden meanings on this video tour of St Marie’s. From lions to lilies, pelicans to pomegranates, acorns to ammonites and sea creatures great and small to winged bulls and eagles, all have a special significance:

Guide to the Hidden Nature found within St Marie’s:

Visiting St Marie’s in person? Then use this guide to help you explore the hidden nature within the Cathedral, and help you understand their significance and meanings. This guide has been especially designed for easy access on your mobile phone:

Plan of the Cathedral - Guide

About Heritage Open Days:

Heritage Open Days is England’s largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,000 organisations, 5,500 events and 46,000 volunteers. Every year in September, places across the country throw open their doors to celebrate their heritage, community and history. It’s your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences. And the entire festival is FREE!