An annual event which aims to stimulate public awareness of Dorset's rich architectural and cultural heritage by allowing free access to properties that are normally closed to the public or charge for entry. The programme also includes guided walks, talks and a variety of special events.
The programme of events is organised by East Dorset Heritage Trust on behalf of the Dorset Architectural Heritage Week Association. This group comprises the local authority conservation officers from all nine local authorities in Dorset.
More information about the 2008 Dorset Architectural Heritage Week. click here for their website.