Eastbourne

Properties and events in Eastbourne

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Beachy Head Downland Trail: Victorian Rambles

The Beachy Head Story, Beachy Head Road, Beachy Head, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 7YA
In person
Pre-booking required

Join us for a guided walk around ‘Victorian’ Beachy Head!

Hidden Motcombe

36 High Street, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 1HH
In person
Pre-booking required

Discover the history of Eastbourne's Old Town and explore rarely opened sites!

Ocklynge Cemetery Tour

Ocklynge Cemetery, Willingdon Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 1UE
In person
Pre-booking required

Join the Friends of Ocklynge Cemetery to uncover Eastbourne's history through people of the past in this guided tour of the cemetery.

Overlooking the Long Man of Wilmington: Wilmington Priory

Wilmington Priory, The Street, Wilmington, East Sussex, BN26 5SW
In person
Pre-booking preferred

Open once a year for Heritage Open Days, Wilmington Priory dates back to 1215 and alterations have taken place in almost every century since. Visit to explore this local landmark and discover its history.

Royal Hippodrome Theatre

106-114 Seaside Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 3PF
In person
Pre-booking required

Catch a behind-the-scenes look at this old theatre before taking in an exhibition of historic material.

Sir Charles Lucas and his heritage

Lockwood, 2 Compton Place Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 8AB
In person
Pre-booking preferred

The history of Sir Charles Lucas (1613-1648) and his heritage, with associated portraits (Dobson, Lely, Reynolds, Lawrence) and objects.

Urgent news from Sarajevo...

Italian Gardens, 53 King Edward's Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 7XB
In person
Pre-booking not required

14 June 1914 stop Dieppe to Holywell stop Urgent news from Sarajevo stop…