Herstmonceux Castle Estate


The 15th Century moated castle is the centrepiece of a 300-acre estate. Beyond the formal and themed gardens, there are meadows, lakes, and woodland to explore. As a result of sympathetic management, these are a haven for a variety of flora and fauna.

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.00 per ticket
Children 4-17 years£3.50 per ticket
Disabled£7.00 per ticket
Senior Citizens (65+)£7.00 per ticket
Students£7.00 per ticket

Children Under 4 and Carers: Free

Group rates available (minimum 15+)
For bookings please call 01323 834457 to discuss your requirements.



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • On-site light refreshments


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome - Children’s play area, with the Marlow rope maze and a giant tree swing.


  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Venue approved for civil marriage
  • Wedding receptions


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Postbox
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Telephone (public)

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted


Map & Directions

Herstmonceux Castle Estate


Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1RN
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Call direct on:

Tel01323 833816

Tel01323 834457

Opening Times

10am to 5pm (Last admission 3pm) (18 Feb 2023 - 31 Mar 2023)
10am - 7pm (last admission 5pm) (1 Apr 2023 - 30 Sept 2023)
10am - 5pm (last admission 3pm) (1 Oct 2023 - 5 Nov 2023)

* Open daily from Saturday 18th February to Sunday 5th November 2023

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