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Lewes Castle

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Founded in 1846, The Sussex Archaeological Society is the oldest of its type in the country

Our charitable aim is to enable people to enjoy, learn about and have access to the heritage of Sussex.

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From our visitors

"Incredibly stunning place. You get a medieval feel and can imagine being there as a King. They have done well to keep it like this and would highly recommend"

TheoB via Tripadvisor - Lewes Castle

“A Trip Back in Time. Fascinating history of the Roman Palace. Well explained. Lots to see in the museum and the remains. Incredible detail in the layout of the Palace.”

Sue A via Tripadvisor - Fishbourne Roman Palace

“Go Visit NOW! The gardens are genuinely some of the most beautiful we’ve seen. We are going back soon.”

HorshamLass via Tripadvisor - Michelham Priory

“This was such an interesting place to come to. You could really feel the history of this place.”

Fifi582014 via Tripadvisor - The Priest House and Gardens

Celebrating 175 years

Help us celebrate 175 years of The Sussex Archaeological Society. We’ve been hit hard by the lockdown but hope to celebrate our next anniversary.

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