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HODs – The Fascinating Fydells – Tours and Tea

9 September 2022 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 11 September 2022

Part of the Lincolnshire HODs Festival 2022

Explore the fascinating history of this Grade I Listed Queen Anne house. Learn about its owners, tenants and visitors and their place in local society. During this weekend you will have the chance to discover areas of Fydell House that visitors don’t usually get to see.

Visitors can join our special rooftop tour, where you will be able to see Boston from above. Or if heights aren’t your style, join the cellar tour beneath Fydell House.

There will also be an exhibition on naturalist Joseph Banks, close friend of the Fydell family, and his fen drainage work as well as a new display of unseen paintings of the Fydell House garden.

But, of course, what better way to end your visit than with tea and cake in our garden haven.


Booklet Number: 2b

Region: Boston

Address: Fydell House, South Street, Boston, PE21 6HT. Follow the road out of Boston Marketplace, past Shodfriars distinctive white timber-framed frontage and continue past the Medieval Guildhall, until you reach a iron gated garden in front of a Georgian style building.

Time: Fri 9th – Sun 11th & Wed 14th, 10.00 – 16.00. Please note that cellar and rooftop tours only available on Saturday and Sunday.


For more events, take a look at our Lincolnshire Heritage Open Days brochure. You can order a hard copy to be sent to you, or download our digital brochure for free.


9 September 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Fydell House
South Street
Boston, Lincolnshire PE21 6HU United Kingdom
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Refreshments, Toilets
Access information
Partial Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilet