See more from: Free Activities

Please note: this event is in the past

Heritage weekend 2024

Take a step back in time at Lauderdale House's annual Heritage Weekend - the perfect opportunity to discover the fascinating  and diverse history of Lauderdale House, Waterlow Park and the areas of Highgate and North London.

On Saturday 24 February, we celebrate Highgate's fascinating history with our Local Heritage Fair, and special talks under the theme of 'Hospitality in Highgate'. And on Sunday 25 February, we invite children and their families to explore the house and discover its secrets at our Heritage Family Fun Day!


Saturday 24 February

Heritage Fair
12pm to 5pm | Free

Drop in and meet representatives from local museums, historic houses and local history societies find out more about the history of our local area. We are also hosting a memory stall with our friends at Jacksons Lane, so feel free to bring any photos you have of either venue!

Find out more

Heritage Talk: That's Entertainment!
2pm | Free

Join us to discover the history of three local venues: Lauderdale House, Jacksons Lane and Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Find out more

Heritage Talk: Warm Welcome
3.30pm | Free

 Join us for this fascinating talk as we discover the history of some of its more interesting watering holes!

Find out more


Sunday 25 February

Heritage Family Fun Day
11am to 4pm | Free

Drop in for all kinds of fun and free activities. Enjoy arts & crafts, a house trail and more at a special Heritage Family Fun Day for children and families to explore the history of the house and the area. 

Find out more