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

On Saturday 23 February, we celebrate Highgate's fascinating history with our Local Heritage Fair, plus tours of the house and special talks. And on Sunday 24 February, we invite children and their families to explore the house and discover its secrets at our Heritage Family Fun Day!

 

Heritage fair – 11.30am to 4.30pm, Saturday 23 February

Come and chat to the people who are interested in and knowledgeable about the history of our local area, including representatives from local museums, historic houses and local history societies. 

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Lauderdale House Tours - Midday and 2pm, Saturday 23 February

Join an expert tour guide to explore Lauderdale House and discover a surprising blend of the old and the new. Tours are free but must be booked in advance.

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Talks, Saturday 23 February

There will be a selection of free talks and Q&A sessions exploring our local history taking place throughout the day on Saturday.

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Family Fun Day - 11.30am to 3.30pm, Sunday 24 February

Enjoy dressing up, arts & crafts, parlour games and more at a special Heritage Family Fun Day for children and families to explore the history of the house and the area.

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