Lewes Castle

Lewes Castle & Museum

Lewes Castle & Museum is open please see opening times for details. There’s no need to book.

As a charity we receive no core government funding and rely solely on the generosity of our members and the public. If you would like to support us you can make a donation here.

Climb to the top of this Norman Castle for stunning panoramic views across Sussex and Brack Mount, Lewes Castle has not one but two castle mounds.

The adjoining Museum of Sussex Archaeology, displaying artefacts from prehistoric to medieval Sussex. In addition, temporary exhibitions showcase treasures from our collections. There is a delightful model of the town and a short film telling the story of Lewes.

Bring picnics to enjoy in the lovely gardens and look out for talks and workshops throughout the year.

Plan your visit.


We only allow assistance dogs into the museum and gardens.

Why not download our Lewes Castle audio guide?

iOS via the App Store

Android via Google Play


Interested in becoming a volunteer? Find out more on our Volunteer page.

Contact: Lewes Castle & Museum, 169, High Street, Lewes, BN7 1YE. Tel: 01273 486290, email.

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Keep

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West Tower

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South Tower

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Brack Mount

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Sentry Walk

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Norman Gatehouse

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Barbican

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Bailey

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Barbican House

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Bailey