PhD Funding Opportunity at Fishbourne Roman Palace

Windows Into Ancient Recycling At Fishbourne Roman Palace We’re delighted to announce a fully-funded PhD opportunity for candidates interested in Roman glass. Newcastle University, in collaboration with Fishbourne Roman Palace and Butser Ancient Farm, invites applications for a PhD opportunity focused on cataloguing and publishing the luxury and everyday glass from the Roman Palace at … Continued

A Word from the Friends of Marlipins Museum

Marlipins Museum opened its doors at the beginning of May. In readiness for the new season we had a day of cleaning and preparing the museum for visitors. As usual, the response from our volunteers was heartwarming. Volunteers who have been helping for a number of years were welcomed back and we were also very … Continued

Dads Go Free to Minis at Michelham on Sunday 18th June

This Father’s Day, Michelham Priory House & Gardens invites families to an exciting event that will delight car enthusiasts and history lovers alike. On Sunday 18th June, the renowned Sussex heritage site, in partnership with Bexhill Mini Club, will host a special Minis at Michelham show, where dads and grandads receive free entry when accompanied … Continued

Celebrating Volunteers Week 2023

Celebrating Our Incredible Volunteers at The Sussex Archaeological Society During Volunteers Week 2023! As we celebrate Volunteers Week 2023, we extend our deepest gratitude to the incredible volunteers across the Society. Their expertise and unwavering dedication have made a significant impact on our organisation, members and the visitors we serve. From tending to gardens, undertaking … Continued

Enjoy 2-for-1 tickets at Michelham Priory House and Gardens

Enjoy 2-for-1 tickets at Michelham Priory House & Gardens Following the success of our opening weekend last week, we’re pleased to extend our offer of 2-for-1 tickets for visitors joining us from Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th June. Wander around our stunning gardens, explore the Tudor mansion and enjoy the tranquility of this hidden gem, … Continued

A Step in Time at Lewes Castle — A unique Sussex gift

A Step in Time at Lewes Castle Looking for unique Sussex gifts? History lovers can choose a bespoke inscription to be engraved on a brick and set into one of the 40 remaining steps at Lewes Castle. The steps lead up to the Keep at the Norman castle, with its stunning 360-degree views of the … Continued

Michelham Priory House and Gardens reopening 25th May

Visit Michelham Priory House & Gardens from Thursday 25th May The gates at Michelham Priory House & Gardens near Hailsham swing open once again, as the historic site welcomes visitors this summer. We are delighted to welcome visitors back to Michelham Priory House & Gardens, with the historic site reopening on Thursday 25th May. Open … Continued