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Battle Abbey and Battlefield

Rother, east-sussex

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Address: High Street, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 0AE How do we get there? Number: 0370 333 1181
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Battle Abbey and Battlefield is a fantastic destination for families looking for a fun and educational day out. This historic site offers a glimpse into the past, while also providing a range of activities and amenities that are sure to delight visitors of all ages.

One of the things that makes Battle Abbey and Battlefield so special is its rich history. Visitors can explore the ruins of the 11th century abbey, which was built on the site of the Battle of Hastings in 1066, as well as the battlefield, where the famous battle took place. The site also features a museum which has a collection of artifacts and interactive exhibits that tell the story of the Battle of Hastings and the Norman Conquest.

The site also has a re-creation of a medieval herb garden, an adventure playground for children, and an interactive exhibition that is sure to delight visitors of all ages.

When it comes to food, visitors will be pleased to know that there is a café on-site, which serves a range of delicious homemade cakes, sandwiches, and hot drinks. The café is open daily from 10:00am to 5:00 pm.

The Abbey and Battlefield are accessible to people with disabilities, with a ramp to the Hall and a wheelchair available for use.

For those looking to take a piece of Battle Abbey and Battlefield home with them, there is a gift shop on site that sells a variety of souvenirs, including postcards, books, and crafts.

Families with young children will be pleased to know that there are baby changing facilities available, as well as a small play area for children.

With its rich history, beautiful ruins, and wide range of activities and amenities, it's the perfect place to spend a day with the whole family. So why not plan a visit today and see for yourself what makes this destination so special!

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On the road: In Battle, at south end of High St. Take the A2100 off the A21
Large car park near entrance. Parking is free of charge for English Heritage members displaying their Member's car sticker. Parking charges apply to non-members: £4.00 all day fee
Bus: Renown Coaches 95, 355; Stagecoach 304, 305 & 384; Battle Community Transport B67, B73, B75, B79

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Battle Abbey and Battlefield FAQ’s

Baby changing facilities available

Tearoom available with a wide range of delicious cakes and treats

At the end of your visit, make sure to stop by the shop to grab some gifts and 1066-themed souvenirs!

Baby changing facilities available

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