Visit - South East

From the most famous date in English history at Battle Abbey to Dover Castle's darkly atmospheric secret wartime tunnels, English Heritage in the South East offers so many great places to visit.

Medieval knights season

Experience the thrill of a medieval tournament as knights clash across the country this summer.

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UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES

Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.

KIDS GO FREE

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HUNDREDS OF HISTORIC EVENTS

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