Herstmonceux Castle in Eastbourne

Herstmonceux Castle in Eastbourne


12 miles

Explore the history of Medieval England with this magnificent moated castle and superb Elizabethan gardens.

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What makes it special

  • Castle tours and visitor centre
  • Three hundred acres of managed woodland

Open daily Saturday 2nd March to Sunday 3rd November (closed 23rd August)

March, October and November 10.00am to 5.00pm, April to September 10.00am to 6.00pm 

(Last admission one hour before closing)


Daily rates

  • Adults £6.00
  • Children 4 to 17 years £3.00
  • Children under 4 free
  • Carers free
  • Concession £5.00
  • Family of 4 (2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children) £15.00 – not applicable with family ticket; purchase tour tickets individually £41.00
  • Family of 5 (2 adults + 3 children or 1 adult + 4 children) £18.00 – not applicable with family ticket; purchase tour tickets individually £48.00

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Herstmonceux Castle in Eastbourne

Hailsham , East Sussex, BN27 1RN

Map references

OS Grid Ref: TQ 64639 10391

Lat/Lng: 50.869577, 0.33844443

Contact information

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