Henley-in-Arden Heritage Centre Website

Henley-in-Arden Heritage Centre

Schools & Groups

Group Visits

The Heritage Centre can provide guided visits for groups and societies.

Your visit can be extended to include the town's High Street cafes and shops; the churches; the Guildhall; the site of Beaudesert Castle and other features.

All visits must be by prior arrangement: please contact us here.

The Heritage Centre is entirely run by volunteer staff and is incorporated under a registered educational charitable trust.


Tour of the Heritage Centre
Tour of the Heritage Centre
What we can provide
A Guided tour of the Heritage Centre

A Guided tour of the Heritage Centre – includes a tour of the main rooms in the centre. Due to the restricted space our maximum group size is 30 people, and we will ask the group to divide into smaller groups during the visit.

Tour of the Heritage Centre
Approximately 45 mins - £2 a head

Refreshments – we can provide tea/coffee and cakes (if you have any special dietary requirements please let us know prior to your visit)

Tour of the Heritage Centre including Refreshments
Approximately 1½ hours - £5 a head

A Visit to the Guildhall

We can include a visit to Henley’s 15th Century Guildhall, the Guildhall Garden & Jubilee Garden, just a short walk from the Heritage Centre.

Read more about the Guildhall Here.

Tour of the Heritage Centre & Guildhall
Approximately 1½ hours - £3 a head

Tour of the Heritage Centre, Guildhall & Refreshments
Approximately 2 hours - £6 a head

Guildhall from the gardens
Guildhall from the gardens
Disabled Access

A wheelchair entrance gives access to all the ground floor exhibition areas of the Centre. The stairs are low rise and have robust banisters but no wheelchair access is currently provided to the upper floor. A virtual tour of the upstairs rooms, on video, is provided in the ground floor reading room.

There is a disabled toilet on the ground floor.

All displays are lit by concentrated multiple spotlight systems and there is an illuminated magnifying reader in the reading room.

Heritage Centre Entrance Hall
Heritage Centre Entrance Hall