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Pevensey Castle

High Street, Pevensey, East Sussex, BN24 5LE

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Pevensey Castle


The massive outer walls and gatehouse of one of the Romans' Saxon shore forts, within which the Normans built another oval-shaped castle, now ruined. Parts of the towers, keep, dungeon and chapel remain and Elizabethan catapult balls and cannon can also be seen.
Special events are organised in summer.
Exhibition on history of Pevensey.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult ticket£5.40
Child ticket£3.20
Family ticket£14.00
Concession ticket£4.90 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



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Recent Reviews:

  • leahsV9291NU
    Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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    Great visit we will be back
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 6th July 2019
    We purchased English Heritage annual passes as a family so decided to take the kids to Pevensey castle. It was great, the kids loved looking around and listening to the audio going to each place it... Read full review
  • E8887TZmartinp
    Trip Type:
    1700 years of history
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th July 2019
    Hugh castle remains with inner and outer Bailey started in Roman Times. Not cheap but with audio set it’s a good hours wander Read full review
  • Bludgerboo
    Trip Type:
    Nice walk around castle
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 23rd July 2019
    We walked around the edge of castle grounds with the dog, we had good weather and throughly enjoyed it as we don’t live far away and often drive past but never stop. Well worth a visit Read full review

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Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Closed 24-26 Dec and 1 Jan

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