Bluecoat's Heritage Tour

Bluecoat's heritage is revealed through this online hyperfiction artwork, where you can choose your own non-linear adventure through the building’s past and present, and discover its key colonial connections through the eyes of a young visitor.


All day


Wed 23 March - Sun 29 May 2022



Young participant Nia Mensah set the scene for this tour and worked with digital artist collective Ash//Ella to develop its online platform. The artists shared their ‘coding cheat book’ with the Bluecoat’s young events coordinators to upskill them, using Twine software.

The tour can be accessed on a phone or computer browser. Visit on Desktop or Mobile