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Keep up to date with latest news from the Herstmonceux Castle Estate

From updates on our work in the gardens and grounds, to special events and offers.
Please also visit Dr Claire Kennan's research blog relating to the history of the castle.

Queen’s impact rankings

April saw the publication of the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings which revealed that Queen’s University, the Castle’s parent university,…

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Happy environment for happy kids

A lot of you may have seen our new play area, maybe your little ones have enjoyed a clamber on it this…

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Weddings at Herstmonceux Castle

Weddings have long been part of the history of the Castle but with so many having been moved as a…

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