We are the public body that helps people care for, enjoy and celebrate England's spectacular historic environment.
Nearly 400,000 of the most important historic places in England are listed. The List includes buildings, battlefields, monuments, parks, gardens, shipwrecks and more. Listing makes sure their value is protected.
15 August 2018
Mysterious Neolithic ceremonial monuments, Iron Age settlements, square barrows and a Roman farm have been discovered by Historic England’s flying archaeologists.
National Heritage List reaches 400,000 entries
30 July 2018
Hundreds of nominations received as public share their knowledge of local monuments, street shrines and community tributes.
25 July 2018
Maritime archaeologists are diving the Rooswijk wreck site, continuing excavations started last summer, with the aim of revealing more of its story.
© Historic England 2018