City of Southampton Society
Registered Charity No 1006256 England and Wales
caring for our city's heritage and its green open spaces
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                                      Titanic departing from Southampton April 1912          John Melody Town Crier          
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Queen Mary entering KG DOCKOur outdoor visit to Minstead Church in 2011 image Will TempleWarrior who after service on the front in WWI became a Southampton Police Horse. Image by kind permission Bitterne Local History SocietySouthampton CenotaphJohn Melody Town Crier at Tudor Revels 2012 image Arthur Jeffery
Saturday 15th September 2018

The 2018 event  was held on Saturday 15 September 10am till 4pm St Joseph's Catholic Church Hall 48 Bugle Street. Southampton SO14 2AH Displays and Informaton on their Heritage Activites by: 
Bevois Mount History Group Bitterne Local History Society Black History City of Southampton Society Friends of Town Quay Park Hampshire Industrial Archaeology Society 
Friends of Town Quay Park Hampshire Industrial Archaeology Society Mayflower 400 Mayflower Guides Sarah Siddons Fan Club Southampton Archaeology Society 
Southampton Commons and Parks Protecton Society SS Shieldhall See Southampton Guides Southampton Tour Guides Association U3A
Due to the increased support for this annual event the 2019 Heritage Open Day Fayre is changing its venue to Westquay the popular shopping mall and will be a one day event on saturday 14th September 2019.

 Southampton Heritage Open Day is promoted by the Southampton Heritage Federation. Individual events are presented by members of the Federation to promote their organisations as part of Southampton’s History and Heritage.


Heritage Guy Arab bus Southampton image courtesy Will Temple 


Outdoor visit to Minstead Church image courtesy Will Temple Outdoor visit on a Guy Arab open top busTug tender Calshot in preservation