Facilities at Pevensey Castle

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    Parking

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    Car park (charged) containing about 50 spaces is located approx. 300 metres from the entrance. (Not managed by English Heritage.)

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    Food and Drink

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    Vending machine selling selection of hot and cold drinks.

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    Picnic Area

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    You are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy anywhere in grounds or within the castle area. No picnic benches.

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    Shop

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    Small shop sells a range of English Heritage souvenirs including Roman, World War, and 1066 conquest themes. It also sells a selection of sweets and drinks.

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    Toilets

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    Male and female public toilets located close to car park.

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    Dogs

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    Dogs on leads allowed. Assistance dogs welcome.

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    Exhibition

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    Exhibition tells the history of castle and includes selection of artefacts found on the site.

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    Gardens

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    No formal gardens, but plenty of rough, open grass in fort area surrounding the castle. Lots of space to walk and run around.

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    Audio Tours

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    Audio tours included in price.

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    Family Friendly

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    Baby Changing Facilities

    Male and female public toilets located close to car park.

    Children's Audio Tour

    Yes

    Pushchairs Allowed

    Pushchairs allowed, but be aware that there is a steep external wooden staircase leading to the viewing area at the North Tower.

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    Education

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    Family Learning

    A 'Big Book of Castles', for younger visitors, is located in the exhibition.

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    Please be aware

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    The North Tower viewing area is at a second floor level.

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    Commercial Photography and Filming

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    English Heritage welcomes amateur photographers to our sites and we hope you will share your pictures of your visit with us on social media.

    If you are looking to use one of our sites for commercial, corporate or professional photography or as a filming location, please contact our filming team as soon as possible to check availability and acquire the relevant permissions and paperwork.

    Due to the delicate nature of our sites, English Heritage does not permit drone flying from or over sites in our care, except by contractors or partners undertaking flights for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and permissions, and are operating under controlled conditions.

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Castle Road, Pevensey, East Sussex, BN24 5LE
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