Calke Abbey

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12th September 2024

Findmypast Live at Calke Abbey: Exploring family connections -Heritage Open Days

Explore your family tree at the historic Calke Abbey. With expert help, you'll discover untold Calke Abbey stories and maybe even a new family connection



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12th September 2024 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Explore your family tree at the historic Calke Abbey. With expert help, you'll discover untold Calke Abbey stories and maybe even a new family connection. Packed with surprises, this unmissable line-up is perfect for anyone passionate about the past.

Do you have a Calke Abbey connection? Are there mysteries hidden in your family history? Experts from Findmypast and Calke Abbey are joining forces to help visitors unravel their pasts and track their ancestors' journeys.

In collaboration with the National Trust, this unique experience will take visitors back in time to meet their ancestors, unlocking amazing family stories, secrets and surprises along the way.

- Incredible stories about the people who lived and worked at Calke Abbey will be showcased

- Eye-opening talks from genealogy experts and special guests will reveal the life-changing power of family research. These will also be livestreamed online, for those unable to attend in person.

- From the routes your ancestors walked to the connections they made along the way, visitors will leave with all the tips they need to continue their journey into the past

- Free access to Findmypast's billions of online genealogy records and vast newspaper archive offers the chance to make exciting family discoveries

Come along for an unforgettable experience at Calke Abbey, one of Britain's most fascinating hidden gems, and see how your past can shape your future.


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