Know Your Place

Welcome to Know Your Place – West of England, the digital mapping project that is putting your neighbourhood’s heritage on the map.

About the project

Go to the Know Your Place Map

Click on the county names or map below, to go to Know Your Place.

Bath and North East Somerset



North Somerset


South Gloucestershire



Help us build a rich, shared map 

Do you hold historic collections relating to your area? Do you want to make these more accessible online? Learn how to navigate and add to Know Your Place with confidence at a FREE workshop – open to researchers, volunteers, museums and heritage organisations across the West of England.

Dates and booking information available in our Workshops Programme.


Start exploring today

Find helpful tips for exploring and contributing to the map at Explore the Map.

You can also read our General Information about the project and further Information for Museums, Archives, Libraries and Researchers.