Caring for Heritage

  • Heritage Protection
  • Places of Worship
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Listing and Designation 

Our heritage is protected by a number of different systems of designation, which identify a site as being architecturally, archaeologically, historically or artistically significant. Probably the best known system of designation is the listing of buildings.

Find out about listing and designation 

Heritage at Risk 

Find out more about the annual Heritage at Risk programme which highlights the many historic places that are most at risk of loss, neglect or decay.  

More on Heritage at Risk

Climate Change

We have produced lots of useful information on the impact of climate change on historic places.

Find out how climate change affects your home

Find out how climate change is affecting the wider historic environment

Places of Worship

Find out how English Heritage is helping to protect these priceless buildings.

More on places of worship

Heritage Angels

Find out more about the annual English Heritage Angel Awards. 

More on the Angel Awards

Volunteer with us

Why not volunteer with English Heritage and really make a difference.

More on Volunteering