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How We lived Then | Lifeboat Museum | Towner Art Gallery
Alfristone Clergy House | Drusillas Park| Michelham Priory | Battle Abbey | Stock car Racing

 

Eastbourne Redoubt Fortress
Royal Parade, Eastbourne BN22 7AQ Tel: 01323 410300

Description:
Huge fortress built in 1804 to repel Napoleon. Now a museum of the Royal Irish Hussars and the Royal Sussex regiment. Has large collection of model soldiers.

Location:
Eastbourne

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct 9.30-5.30

Admission Prices:
Adults £1.80 Children £1 (may rise)

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"How We Lived Then" Museum of Shops & Social History
20 Cornfield Terrace, Eastbourne BN21 4NS Tel: 01323 737143

Description:
4 floors of recreated shops and pubs etc. Over 100,000 items run by husband and wife team.

Location:
Eastbourne

Opening Times:
10-5.30 Closed January

Disabled Access
There are steps

Admission Prices:
Adults £2.50 Children £1.50

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Lifeboat Museum
King Edward's Parade, Eastbourne BN21 4BY Tel: 01323 730717

Description
Exhibits of the Royal National Lifeboats

Opening Times
East-Dec 10-5

Admission Prices
Free

 

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Towner Art Gallery & Local Museum
High Street, Old Town, Eastbourne BN20 8BB Tel: 01323 411688/417961

Description:
Changing art exhibits and local history

Location:
In the Old Town.

Opening Times:
Tue-Sat 12-5

Admission Prices:
Free

 

 

Alfristone Clergy House
Alfristone, Polegate BN26 5TL Tel: 01323 870001

Description:
This picturesque thatched 14c half timbered house contains a medieval hall, and three other rooms open to the public. Charming garden

Location:
4 miles NE of Seaford (south coast east of Brighton) on the

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct daily except Tue and Fri 10-5 (or dusk)

Disabled Access
Unsuitable for wheelchair users

Admission Prices:
Adults £2.20 Children £1.10 NT

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Drusillas Park
Alfriston BN26 5QS Tel: 01323 870656

Description:
Imaginative children friendly zoo. Animals, train rides, adventure playground, cow milking dummy, restaurant and special events

Location:
Between Eastbourne and Brighton, just off A27

Opening Times:
All year 10-5 (or dusk if earlier)

Admission Prices:
Adults £6 Children £5

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Battle Abbey
High Street, Battle TN33 0AD Tel: 01424 773792

Description:
The abbey was built by William the Conquerer to atone the terrible loss of life at the Battle of Hastings (it was fought here, not Hastings). The site is dubbed the birth of England because this battle formed the future of modern England and was henceforth ruled under one king. Comprehensive exhibition and audio tour (of the battle) plus special re-enactment events

Location:
Battle is a few miles north of Hastings on the eastern edge of Sussex just off the A21 The abbey dominates the town at the lower end of the High Street. Car park on site with pay and display. Rail Battle.5 mile (limited service)

Opening Times:
22 Mar- 31 Oct 10-6 (or dusk if earlier) 1 Nov

Disabled Access
Yes, but some steps

Admission Prices:
Adults £3.50 Children £1.80

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Michelham Priory
Upper Dicker, BN27 3QS Tel: 01323 844224

Description:
This 13c priory became a Tudor farm after the reformation and its is now one of the most beautiful and historic houses in the south

Location:
At uppper Dicker 2 miles west of Hailsham. About 10 miles NE of Eastbourne off the A22. Sign posted.

Opening Times:
MID MAR- OCT 11-4 (summer months 10.30-5.30)

Admission Prices:
Adults: £4 Child (5-15) £2.20

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STOCK CAR RACING
Arlington Stadium Tel 01256 333288

Location:
Arlington Stadium just off A22 south of Hailsham, 3 miles north of Eastbourne.

Opening Times:
June - Sep Wednesdays at 8 and BH's in Aug and May at 2pm

 

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