Local groups and heritage organisations

Here you can find a list of heritage and natural environment organisations around Warwickshire. These include museums, archives, local history societies and organisations concerned with the county’s natural landscape and heritage.

Latest organisations

These organisations have been added to the site recently. You can add your own organisation.
  • Long Itchington History Group

    Long Itchington History Group

    A local history group based in the village of Long Itchington, with monthly meetings throughout the year, except in the summer.
  • RugbyCanalfest


    We are working to put on a festival to celebrate the canals that runs through Rugby and it's surrounding villages. We want to celebrate the history, people and businesses of the canal that have contributed to the town and area since the late 1700s, when the canal was first opened.
  • Friends of Eagle Rec

    Friends of Eagle Rec

    Community group of people who use or have used the Eagle Rec in Leamington, and care about its maintenance, reputation, plants, and wildlife.
  • Curdworth’s Ecological & Heritage Projects

    Curdworth’s Ecological & Heritage Projects

    Our aim will be to integrate urban growth into our natural habitat in a way that is sustainable to our natural ecosystems.
  • Warwick War Memorial: Finding the Stories Behind the Names

    Warwick War Memorial: Finding the Stories Behind the Names

    The project will serve as a permanent resource for schools, university projects, social historians and local people to understand better the sacrifices made in Word War One by a relatively small county town.
  • Thomas Baker of Leamington

    Thomas Baker of Leamington

    The idea of this website is to publish online Thomas Baker's diaries together with the relevant finished painting where possible for the benefit of art researchers, and owners in the further appreciation of his work. A section for his watercolours is also  included.
  • London & North Western Railway Society

    London & North Western Railway Society

    The LNWR Society was founded in 1973 to collect and disseminate information about the L&NWR and its successors. To help achieve its objective, the Society, which has charitable status, has been acquiring an ever growing archive based at Kenilworth.
  • Atherstone Civic Society

    Atherstone Civic Society

    Atherstone Civic Society was formed in 1990 to stimulate interest in and action for the improvement of the environment in Atherstone and its hinterland.
  • Spellweaver Canal Boat Ancestors

    Spellweaver Canal Boat Ancestors

    A website for those who are interested in canal and river boatmen. Uses newspaper articles to detail the lives and work of canal boatmen, and aims to help those trying to trace their canal ancestors. 
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Types of group
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