Arts Award at Lewes Castle


Get creative at Lewes Castle and be inspired by the past.

Lewes Castle is an Arts Award Centre and an Arts Award Supporter.  We offer opportunities for individuals and groups to work towards all levels of Arts Award.  Look out for the Arts Award Supporter stamp within our learning resources or email to talk about tailoring an opportunity to meet your needs.



  • Compare and contrast different art forms enjoyed by people living in Sussex from the Bronze Age to the present.
  • From pottery and jewellery to tiles and textiles, use a visit as a springboard for your own creative project.

Take Part

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  •  Book a hands-on artefacts or craft workshop.
  • Pick a trail.
  • Join in with one of our family days.

Find out

  • Look out for opportunities to meet contemporary artists and craft-workers here at the castle.


  • Share your project with us online.
  • Share your creative skills at one of our events.


  • Volunteer with us and see life behind the scenes in a museum.