Things to do in East Sussex
REDOUBT FORTRESS & MILITARY MUSEUM
Royal Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 7AQ
Arguably one of Eastbourne's hidden treasures, this impressive circular fortress was built between 1804-1810 to defend the coast from possible invasion from Napoleonic France. Now restored, it houses one of the south's largest military museums. Co...
Stately Homes & Gardens
GREAT DIXTER HOUSE & GARDEN
Great Dixter, High Park, Northiam, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 6PH
Great Dixter was the birthplace and home of the late gardening author, Christopher Lloyd. The gardens include topiary, wild meadow areas, natural ponds, a formal pool and the famous Long Border and Exotic Garden. Gift shop, toilet facilities...
Pub / Inn
MAY GARLAND INN
Horam, Heathfield, Hailsham, East Sussex, TN21 0LJ
From £40.00 per room
May Garland Inn is a traditional family run inn situated on the edge of Horam village on the main road between Hailsham and Heathfield. Great walks are right on our doorstep with many attractions and activities nearby. Five modern en-suite bedr...
Castles & Historic Monuments
Bodiam, Robertsbridge, East Sussex, TN32 5UA
Escape for a day - to a story book castle. Bodiam Castle is a fairy-tale moated castle, the best example of its type in the country, built in 1385. Learn about its past at our year round family events and in the display rooms. Wander in th...
Museums / Tourist Attraction
BENTLEY WILDFOWL & MOTOR MUSEUM
Harveys Lane, Halland, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 5AF
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
Something for everyone with one of the largest waterfowl collections including Swans, Geese, Ducks, Cranes and Flamingo's in a natural setting. The Motor Museum has over 100 exhibits including Veteran, Edwardian, Vintage and Classic cars and bi...
Castles & Historic Monuments
HERSTMONCEUX CASTLE, GARDENS & GROUNDS
Herstmonceux, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1RN
Gardens and Grounds of Herstmonceux Castle - a 15th Century moat castle is set in 550 acres of glorious woodland and gardens. Visit the tearoom, visitor centre and children's woodland play area and take a leisurely walk along the nature trail. ...
THE BRIGHTON TOY & MODEL MUSEUM
52-55 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 4EB
With a collection of teddy bears, dolls, planes, forts and trains and Toy & Model film memorabilia. The museum is located in four of the arches under Brighton Railway Station. The museum covers over 4,000 square feet with over 25,000 exhib...
Sailing & Boating
WEIR WOOD SAILING CLUB
Weir Wood Reservoir, Weir Wood, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5HT
WHAT WE OFFER: Sailing all year round, RYA Training Establishment - courses for all levels, Reservoir 1.5 miles long on the edge of the Ashdown Forest giving 250 acres of water, Large boat park, Club racing Saturday, Sunday plus Wednesday evenings...
WYLANDS INTERNATIONAL ANGLING CENTRE
Powdermill Lane, near Battle, East Sussex, TN33 0SU
Wylands International Angling Centre is situated two miles from the historic town of Battle. The Centre occupies some 154 acres of rural countryside. With three specialist carp lakes holding specimens in excess of 30lb, 1 lake with Catfish up to 6...