Facilities

Facilities at Pevensey Castle

  • Parking

    V

    Free on street parking is available in Westham and Pevensey. A pay and display public car park containing 50 spaces is located approx 300m from the castle entrance. (Not managed by English Heritage)

  • Food And Drink

    V

    Cold drinks and sweets are available from the castle gift shop.

  • Picnic Area

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

    V

    Male and female public toilets located close to car park.

  • Dogs

    V

    Dogs on leads are welcome throughout the site.

  • Exhibition

    V

    Discover new interpretation revealing the castle’s history, including its role as a WWII observation and command post, alongside a brand new childrens' trail.

  • 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.

  • Audio Tours

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    Audio tours included in price.
  • Family Friendly

    V

    Baby Changing Facilities

    Male and female public toilets located close to car park.

    Children's Audio Tour

    Yes

    Push Chairs Allowed

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

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    English Heritage welcomes all photographers to our sites and we hope you will share your pictures with us on Flickr and Facebook. We do have some restrictions at certain locations, so if photography is your main reason for visiting, please call the site ahead of your visit to check if any parts of the site are restricted. We are keen to promote the use of our sites to location managers. If you are interested please go to (Filming Locations) for more information and contacts. 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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