Open House Festival


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Bruce Grove

Explore Tottenham's heritage through this neighbourhood collection.

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Bruce Castle Museum

historical house, gallery, museum

Tudor Manor House built for Sir William Compton in 1514, substantially altered in 17C, 18C & 19C. A museum since 1906 housing local history and community collections, archives, art & exhibitions of Bruce Castle, and Haringey area.

Unknown, 1514

Guided tours of Grade-II listed Public Conveniences under refurbishment to become a new social value commercial space, including the basement (c1910), ground floor pavilion (c1922) and extension (under construction) and discuss the site’s history and future.

DK-CM, 2023

Hear about some of the initiatives under way in the Tottenham High Street Heritage Action Zone (High Street HAZ). LB Haringey and the Tottenham Civic Society host a tour uncovering the rich heritage of this bustling, multicultural area.

Two York stone Chapels are linked by a carriage arch built from Kentish Ragstone. The exterior is symmetrical and sturdy but the interior is a light stained glass spacious sanctuary with original features that make you step back in time.

George Pritchett, 1858