Opening times: Tuesday-Saturday: 11am - 3pm & from 6.30pm, Sunday: 12noon - 3.30pm
Please note: we shall be closed from Monday 11th March until Monday 18th March inclusive
Visit the site of one of the most famous battles in England's history - the 1066 Battle of Hastings, and discover the fascinating story of events behind that historic date.
TAKE ME TO BATTLE ABBEY >
The exhibition tells the story of England’s most famous battle which was fought on the site of Battle Abbey and may even have reached the site of the Museum. Included is The Battle of Hasting axe, possibly the only surviving relic of the Battle of Hastings.
TAKE ME TO BATTLE MUSEUM >
Fuller's follies are a collection of fascinating tributes to a Sussex eccentric who resided in the county's countryside in the late 18th and 19th centuries. There were, and still are, many rumours circulating about why Fuller built the follies, ranging from drunken wagers and philanthropic urges to pure madness.
TAKE ME TO MAD JACK FULLER >
In September 1066, William, Duke of Normandy brought his army to Pevensey in East Sussex and went on to defeat King Harold in the town of Battle in what many people know as the battle of Hastings. Now you can walk in the steps of William the Conqueror on this 1066 Country Walk as it meanders through stunning countryside between Pevensey and Rye via the town of Battle.
TAKE ME TO 1066 COUNTRY WALK >