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!

  • 2015 Yate Open Tuesday 29th September 2015 10:30 am - Tuesday 20th October 2015 4:30 pm The 2015 Yate Art Open is open for local artists to submit work. Once again we anticipate some fine work and the usual wide range of styles and subject matter. 
  • History of Frenchay Hospital Thursday 15th October 2015 10:30 am - Thursday 26th November 2015 4:30 pm Frenchay Hospital became a loved local hospital duriong the post-war period. We chart the history of the hospital site from the days of the original private house, to the recent sad, closure of the hospital. Complete with artefacts from the history of the hospital, we are indebted to the support of Frenchay Village Museum.
  • Friends Who Paint Art Exhibition Tuesday 1st December 2015 10:30 am - Sunday 24th January 2016 4:30 pm Despite the fluffy name, this goroup of artists have real talent and can produce some high quality artisitic material. Expect some interensting and unusual fine art.


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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....".
St Paul's Catholic Primary School

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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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