Exploring and sharing histories

Gateways is a partnership of academic and public researchers, creative practitioners and artists, and heritage organisations.

At the Gateways Partnership we have a breadth of experience in innovative creative engagement with history and heritage. We create heritage experiences, performances and plays, immersive exhibitions, lecture-concerts, multimedia artworks, heritage and battlefield tours, and workshops and experiences for schools and colleges. Led by an academic team at the University of Kent, our work is underpinned by the latest historical research and perspectives partnered with cutting edge professional expertise in creative and collaborative practice.

Creations & Collaborations

Create public art with help from our experts

We work with partners in the heritage, arts and cultural sectors and with community groups to deliver bespoke projects and artworks in response to sites, anniversaries, and themes.

Education Outreach & Engagement

Work with schools and educational initiatives

We are passionate about making history interesting and engaging for people of all ages.

Training & Professional Development

Grow your expertise and knowledge

We are committed to sharing and building expertise and provide a menu of training for community groups, heritage organisations, and public engagement researchers and professionals.