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Shifting Shorelines

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Museums

  1. Displays of dinosaurs, wildlife, Native Americans, paintings, ceramics, features on John Logie Baird and Robert Tressel, temporary exhibitions and the Durbar Hall.
    1. 1 Apr 201431 Oct 2014
    2. 1 Apr 201531 Oct 2015
    3. 1 Apr 201631 Oct 2016
    4. 1 Nov 201831 Mar 2019
    5. 1 Apr 201831 Oct 2018
    6. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    7. 1 Nov 201931 Mar 2020
  2. Special displays of Battle's industries over the centuries including the famous gunpowder production.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Apr 201531 Oct 2015
    3. 1 Apr 201631 Oct 2016
    4. 1 Jan 201631 Mar 2016
    5. 1 Apr 201731 Oct 2017
    6. 1 Jan 201731 Mar 2017
    7. 30 Mar 201831 Oct 2018
    8. 30 Mar 201931 Oct 2019
  3. A friendly, local museum with a surprising variety of displays spread over three galleries, illustrating the geology, natural and local history and archaeology of the area.
    1. 1 Jan 201431 Dec 2014
    2. 1 Feb 201531 Dec 2015
    3. 1 Feb 201631 Dec 2016
    4. 1 Feb 201731 Dec 2017
    5. 21 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
  4. Not just a model, but a complete sound and light show that brings the history of Rye alive. Follow the smugglers' footsteps and experience the life and times of bygone Rye.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Feb 201531 Oct 2015
    3. 1 Nov 201531 Jan 2016
    4. 1 Feb 201631 Oct 2016
    5. 1 Feb 20175 Nov 2017
    6. 11 Nov 20174 Feb 2018
    7. 1 Mar 20191 Jun 2019
    8. 1 Jul 201931 Aug 2019
    9. 1 Sep 201931 Oct 2019
    10. 1 Nov 201931 Dec 2019
    11. 1 Mar 20201 Jun 2020
    1. 12 Oct 201525 Mar 2016
    2. 25 Mar 201628 Mar 2016
    3. 30 Mar 20181 Apr 2018
    4. 2 May 201828 Sep 2018
    5. 1 Nov 201729 Mar 2018
    1. 1 May 201530 Sep 2015
    2. 1 May 201630 Sep 2016
    3. 2 May 201727 Oct 2017
    4. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    5. 1 Jan 20171 May 2017
    6. 2 May 201827 Oct 2018
    7. 2 May 201927 Oct 2019
  5. The Shirley Leaf & Petal Company, an extraordinary family business which dates back over 110 years, can be found in Hastings Old Town. Despite its humble surroundings, the company has an extraordinary global reputation as a leading supplier of artificial flower and plant props for film, theatre and television productions.
    1. 1 Jan 201231 Dec 2012
    2. 1 Jan 201331 Dec 2013
    3. 1 Jan 201431 Dec 2014
    4. 1 Jan 201531 Dec 2015
    5. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
    6. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    7. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    8. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
  6. Maritime museum with 3000 years of historic treasures from local shipwrecks. Audiovisual show 'A Shipwreck Adventure', push button videos, talks with slides on shipwreck and coastal history topics.
    1. 1 Nov 201431 Mar 2015
    2. 1 Apr 201531 Oct 2015
    3. 1 Nov 201527 Mar 2016
    4. 1 Apr 201631 Oct 2016
    5. 1 Apr 201731 Oct 2017
    6. 1 Apr 201831 Oct 2018
    7. 1 Apr 201931 Oct 2019
    8. 1 Nov 201931 Mar 2020
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Apr 201531 Oct 2015
    3. 1 Nov 201531 Mar 2016
    1. 20 Oct 201431 Dec 2015
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    3. 20 Oct 201531 Dec 2016
    4. 20 Oct 201631 Dec 2017
    5. 20 Oct 201731 Dec 2018
    6. 20 Oct 201831 Dec 2019
  7. 3 East Street site - it now houses exhibitions from Rye's history including its unique C18th fire engine. Many visitors are especially interested in the wooden Tunbridge ware, the tobacco pipes and the examples of pottery made in Rye for which the town was famous. There are also several paintings showing the changes in Rye, its rivers and harbour over the past few centuries. This site is open from April to October at weekends.
    1. 1 Apr 201030 Oct 2010
    2. 1 Apr 201130 Oct 2011
    3. 1 Apr 201230 Oct 2012
    4. 1 Apr 201330 Oct 2013
    5. 1 Apr 201430 Oct 2014
    6. 1 Apr 201530 Oct 2015
    7. 1 Apr 201630 Oct 2016
    8. 1 Apr 201730 Oct 2017
    9. 1 Apr 201830 Oct 2018
    10. 1 Apr 201930 Oct 2019
  8. Varied collection of water pumps mainly from the steam era including 1904 Tangye and 1940 Worthington Simpson triple expansion engines located in their original buildings.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Jan 201431 Dec 2014
    3. 1 Jan 201531 Dec 2015
    4. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
    5. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    6. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    7. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
    1. 1 Jan 201331 Dec 2013
    2. 1 Jan 201431 Dec 2014
    3. 1 Jan 201531 Dec 2015
    4. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
    5. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    6. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    7. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
  9. Galleries
    Four fantastic galleries bring major national and international artists to 1066 Country, through exhibitions and permanent collections.
  10. Historic sites
    Beyond the famous battlefield, 1066 Country is rich in history – from giant steam pumps to literary inspirations.
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