There are a host of exciting events happening across the Discover Me sites throughout the year. Talks, workshops, activities, shows and more, these events range in price from a few pounds to absolutely free, so there’s something to suit every pocket.

Jennifer Potter: Jamestown Brides at Eastbury Manor House

Sep 3rd to Sep 9th Eastbury Manor House

Join us to welcome back Jennifer Potter to discuss her new book Jamestown Brides: The Untold Story of England’s Maids for Virginia.


Open House London – Thames Chase Forest Centre at Thames Chase Forest Centre

Sep 21st to Sep 22nd Thames Chase Forest Centre

Part of the Open House London series over the 21-22 September 2019.

Check out the award-winning Visitors Centre, which was rebuilt in 2009 following a fire, as well as the iconic 17th Century Essex Barn, which houses a number of farming relics from the Broadfields site, and whose wooden beams can tell a thousand stories.

Free entry, no booking required.

Open House at Rainham Hall

Sep 21st Rainham Hall

For Open House and Heritage Open Days we are opening up the Hall for FREE for everyone from 10:30am-4:30pm.

Open House at Havering Museum

Sep 21st Havering Museum

The Havering Museum is pleased to be taking part again in this year’s Open House event on Saturday 21st September.

Open House London at Eastbury Manor House

Sep 22nd Eastbury Manor House

Discover how Eastbury was built and restored with special architectural tours throughout the day. Part of Open House London.

Harvest festival at Eastbury Manor House

Sep 29th Eastbury Manor House

Delight in a Tudor harvest with farm animals, apple pressing and special activities for all the family.