ITV News Central have taken a look at some of the region's hidden historical gems. They are buildings not normally open to the public which are flinging wide their doors for the Heritage Open Days festival.
As part of the National Trust's Heritage Open Days ITV News Central has visited an Elizabethan Guildhall used by Shrewsbury drapers.
it's being billed as a "hedonistic weekend of history" - the annual Heritage Open Days festival, when hundreds of historical sites across the country open their doors to the public.
Dozens of sites across the Midlands are taking part, and we'll be looking into a few of them over the next three evenings.
Callum Watkinson takes a look around a Victorian photography studio in Derby.
Behind the scenes at W.W Winter, the longest established photographic studio in the UK that has been in Derby for over 140 years.