Upcoming Events

Saturday 13th May 2023 at 7:00pm

Castle Night Trek
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Sunday 25th June, 11am – 4pm

Plant Fairs Roadshow 2023
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Featured Events

Castle Arts Gallery

Open weekends only during March then daily from Saturday 1st April

The Castle Arts Gallery is where you can buy local art, decorative items and castle souvenirs.

The perfect place to take home a little piece of Sussex, Herstmonceux or a memento from your castle visit.

Drop by, we're open daily between 11am and 4pm and you can find us opposite the Visitor Centre.

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  • Gifts and souvenirs
  • Local art
  • Handmade items

Chestnuts tea room and family fun at the castle

Make the most of your day with lunch at Chestnuts Tea Room and check out our family fun page to make the most of your visit with younger ones.

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Chestnuts tea room

Serving a delicious range of pastries, hot and cold light lunches, sandwiches, and treats for the whole family.

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Family fun at the castle

Checkout the things to do while visiting with young ones.

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