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1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield

Place to visit

On this spot in the year 1066, the armed forces of King Harold and William the Conqueror conflicted at the Battle of Hastings. Presently you can remain on the very site where this definitive battle was battled and England's future decided. Investigate abbey ruins and meet the Normans and Saxons on their model path. Appreciate the gatehouse presentation uncovering the convent's job in the nation's future, at that point head to the rooftop for staggering perspectives on the combat zone. Permit the accounts of fight to unfurl and find its air for yourself.

Details on what activities are available at 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield?

Every year, they remember the conclusive snapshots of 1066 in a large reenactment, hung on the very spot where the first fight was battled. Occurring every year toward the end of the week nearest to 14 October, the commemoration of the fight, the occasion pulls in scores of guests and reenactors from all over England and Europe. With family exercises in abundance, and diversion from falconry presentations to battle exhibitions, it's an epic celebration weekend for all ages.

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Disabled Access

Parking Available


Extra info

Open Times: 28 Mar to 30 Sept, Daily 10:00 to 18:00. 1 Oct to 1 Nov, Daily 10:00-17:00. 2 Nov to 14 Feb 16, Sat & Sun 10:00-16:00. Closed 24-26 Dec, 28 Dec & 31 Dec, 1 Jan 16. 15 Feb to 19 Feb, Daily, 10:00-16:00. 20 Feb to 24 Mar, Sat & Sun 10:00-16:00. If in doubt please check the English Heritage website.

Price Details: Adult £10.10, Child (5-15) £6.00, Concession £9.10, Family (2+3) £26.20. EH Members Free.

Arrival information and directions

Address: High Street, Battle, East Sussex, BattleTN33 0AD, United Kingdom

In Battle, at south end of High Street. Please see their website for map and directions.

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