Winter Guided Tours at OsborneSat 11 Nov 2023 - Sun 17 Mar 2024 Osborne
Christmas at Walmer Castle1 December 2023 - 1 January 2024 Walmer Castle and Gardens
Festive Stories with Father ChristmasSat 2 & Sun 3, Sat 9 & Sun 10, Sat 16 & Sun 17 Sat 23 Dec 2023 Osborne
Illuminated Abbey at Battle AbbeyThur 7 - Sun 10 December 2023 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield
Days Out On The Coast In The South East
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Extraordinary Summer Days Out
Delve into action-packed events, get away on an escape into history and find inspiration for a historical summer the whole family will love.
Isle of Wight Travel Guide
Discover everything the Isle of Wight has to offer with our handy travel guide.
Legendary Summer 2023
Experience legendary drama at one of our blockbuster historical events taking place across the country this summer.
The Battle of Hastings
The one and only Battle of Hastings re-enactment is back, taking place on the very spot where King Harold and Duke William fought in 1066. Don’t miss our biggest event of the year, as 500 reenactors recreate the drama and intensity of the legendary conflict that decided England's future.Learn more and Book
South East England Travel
A Weekend in Kent
Home to some of the most impressive historic sites in the country, the 'Garden of England' offers award-winning beaches, seaside towns, ancient marshes and the famous white chalk cliffs. Perfect to explore on a short break.
Walking Guide: Dover to Deal via Walmer
This 10 mile walk offers panoramic views of the English Channel. Three mighty coastal forts stand on the route, from the medieval "Key to England" at Dover to Henry VIII's defences of Walmer and Deal.
Spotlight On Osborne
Open the doors to the once private world of Queen Victoria and her family at Osborne. Victoria’s holiday home remains largely untouched, providing intimate details of royal life during the 19th century.
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