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Shifting Shorelines

Shifting Shorelines

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Walks in Rye and around

  1. Large coastal nature reserve with a vast array of wildlife. Network of footpaths leading to 5 birdwatching hides (3 wheelchair accessible). Information centre.
    1. 1 Jan 201531 Dec 2015
    2. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
    3. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    4. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    5. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
  2. Many displays on smuggling, military, police, coastal and maritime history and with things for children to do! See how Women prisoners were treated in the 19th Century. Open all year round.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Jan 201431 Dec 2014
    3. 1 Jan 201531 Mar 2015
    4. 1 Apr 201531 Oct 2015
    5. 1 Jan 201631 Mar 2016
    6. 1 Jan 201731 Mar 2017
    7. 1 Jan 201831 Mar 2018
    8. 1 Jan 201931 Mar 2019
    9. 1 Jan 202031 Mar 2020
  3. 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
  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 Aug 201931 Oct 2019
    3. 1 Nov 201931 Dec 2019
  5. Rye Heritage Centre
    1. 28 Mar 201530 Sep 2015
    2. 1 Jan 201531 Oct 2015
    3. 1 Nov 201531 Jan 2016
    4. 1 Feb 201631 Oct 2016
    5. 19 Nov 20165 Feb 2017
    6. 1 Apr 201730 Sep 2017
  6. A medieval citadel huddled against invaders and the sea, today Rye is home to a myriad of art, curiosities and cosy pubs.
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