Plymouth History Festival

The Plymouth History Festival runs from Saturday 5 May to Sunday 3 June 2018.

Photograph showing a group of people standing in front of large stone buildings.Back for a sixth year, we’re celebrating the city’s history and heritage in 2018 with over 100 events!

Plymouth History Festival celebrates and highlights as many different aspects of the city’s unique history and heritage as possible.

Since launching in 2013, the Festival has featured more than 600 events which have been enjoyed by thousands of local residents and visitors! Events include:

  • Exhibitions and Displays
  • Guided Tours and Walks
  • Talks and Presentations
  • Family Workshops
  • Open Days and Special Events
  • Music, Film and Performance

Events take place in church halls and guildhalls, country houses and historic houses, museums and galleries, archives and libraries and much, much more.

Find out more

Visit the Festival Website to see our full programme for 2018. You can also follow the festival on Facebook and Twitter.