Plan your Visit

Getting to Michelham Priory: the nearest town to Michelham Priory is Hailsham. The nearest train station is at Polegate which is approximately 5 miles from Hailsham. Please see here for a map of the local area, and a bus service map for East Sussex. There is unfortunately no direct bus route to the site.

Parking: there is a large car park adjacent to Michelham Priory and parking is free.

What’s On: click here to see our latest Events Calendar.

Refreshments: the Courtyard cafe is available for refreshments and you are welcome to bring a picnic to eat in the gardens.

Toilets: there are toilets available on site.

Accessibility: the gardens, ground floor of the house, cafe and  Elizabethan barn are all accessible to visitors with mobility difficulties. We also offer loan wheelchairs and have a dedicated disabled toilet. Sensory tours are available by prior arrangement; call 01323 844224 to book. Please be aware that dogs are not permitted in the House or Gardens. Assistance dogs only. Thank you.

Local area: Michelham Priory lies in the Cuckmere valley and is surrounded by beautiful countryside, walking and cycling trails such as the Cuckoo Trail.