Heritage of People and Places
Explore our recent work to celebrate under-represented heritage areas, including women’s history and the heritage of the slave trade and its abolition.
More on people and places
Find out more about our priorities for protecting heritage in England via the National Heritage Protection Plan (NHPP).
See our priorities for protecting heritage
Criteria for Protection
Our Selection Guidelines outline the criteria that we use when listing or designating different historic places such as buildings, monuments and landscapes.
Criteria for protection