Exhibitions

Come and visit Yate Heritage Centre and relive the past through our fascinating FREE exhibitions. Plan your visit by checking our opening times and finding out how to get here. We look forward to seeing you!

  • The Chapels of South Gloucestershire Friday 13th July 2018 10:30 am - Thursday 23rd August 2018 11:30 am South Gloucestershire Museums present the Chapels of South Gloucestershire at Yate Heritage Centre. If you've ever wondered why there are so many chapels in the South Gloucestrershire find out why in this wonderful display. There will be a history of non conformism and the people and congregations who make up this fascinating history, from renowned local minsters to sunday school outings we tell all. Chapels of South Gloucestershire will also feature some fascinating artefacts from non conformist chapels in the Yate area and beyond.
  • 800 Years of Chipping Sodbury Thursday 23rd August 2018 10:30 am - Saturday 6th October 2018 10:30 am Discover the history of Chipping Sodbury from the early day of the Market Charter of 1218 to the present day. Put together by Chipping Sodbury local historians to celebrate the 800th Anniversary of Chipping Sodbury, this display will feature fascinating artefacts from the history of the town and key documents and images. 

 

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Forthcoming Events

Take a look at our calendar of forthcoming events in Yate. If you find something of interest, then we would love to see you there.

What People are Saying

"It was well planned, informative with lots to see and lots to do".
Pupils at Broadway Infants School

 

"Fantastic! Thorough and comprehensive. Lots of visual things for the children....".
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Learning with Yate Heritage Centre

We work with Original local archive material, photographs, maps, census forms and oral history

  • Workshops Activities
  • KS1, KS2 and KS3
  • Local History, Life and Events

Inspire the curiosity of your class. Help them to understand the complexity of people's lives, the process of change, the diversity and relationships between different groups in their own locality through time.

  • Changes within living memory
  • Significant Event of National Importance
  • Events beyond living memory

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