The Friends of Michelham Priory was established in 1964 to help in the upkeep of the Priory buildings and grounds. We are a Registered Charity No 1071377. Since our formation, the Friends have provided over £328,000 to fund projects at the Priory.

As a Friend you will benefit from:

  • Free entry to Michelham Priory during normal opening hours.
  • Two Newsletters each year to keep you informed about Friends activities, forthcoming events, priority bookings and special concessions.
  • Half price entry to all other Sussex Archaeological Society properties

Membership Costs:
Adult £25
Junior (5 – 16 years) £14
Joint membership £42
Family membership (2 adults and up to 4 children) £52

Please make cheques payable to Friends of Michelham Priory and send with a stamped addressed envelope (C5 envelope 23cm x 16cm) to the membership secretary: Mrs Evelyne Francis, 29 Hurst Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 2PJ. Tel: 01323 738290, Email:

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