|THE SHIPWRECK MUSEUM||Tourist Attraction|
|Rock A Nore Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3DW|
This award winning museum is devoted to the history of wrecked ships. Hastings has one of the richest displays of shipwrecks at low tide in Europe.
An exciting audio-visual presentation tells the story of the ships featured in the display. These include a medieval sailing barge sunk in the Thames at London; the 70-gun English warship Anne beached near Hastings in 1690 during the Battle of Beachy Head; and the Dutch East Indiaman Amsterdam that ran aground at Hastings. Additional features include push-button videos, touch screen technology and Primrose - the last Rye barge.
Group Bookings can book anytime throughout the year. Opening times are on the website.
|THE OBSERVATORY SCIENCE CENTRE||Tourist Attraction|
|Herstmonceux, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1RN|
Within the grounds of Herstmonceux Castle is the Observatory Science Centre, former home of the Royal Greenwich Observatory.
With over 100 exhibits, telescope tours, a discovery park and hands-on experiments for all ages, the centre promises a fun and educational day out. The telescopes which were used by Greenwich's Observatory have been recently restored and are currently operational for courses and opening evenings.
Please contact the centre to confirm opening times. Not all areas are accessible for wheelchair users.
|NEWHAVEN FORT||Tourist Attraction|
|Fort Road, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 9DS|
Step Into Wartime Britain. This huge clifftop fortress commands superb views and really brings history to life. Experience what life was like in the First and Second World Wars through exciting life-size and interactive exhibitions. Explore underground tunnels, stand by the big guns on the ramparts, and for children a Mission Trail and under-12's play area. Dogs are welcome on a lead. Pre-booked school visits throughout the year.
|CHICHESTER FESTIVITIES||Tourist Attraction|
|Canon Gate House, Canon Lane, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1PU|
The Chichester Festivities is a leading arts festival based in the Cathedral, Goodwood House and numerous other local venues.
International symphony orchestras, soloists and artists feature in an exciting programme which includes classical music, jazz, cabaret and light music, 'celebrity talks' and literary events, films, theatre, lunchtime and coffee concerts.