The Wish Tower

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One of 74 Martello Towers built along the south coast to defend against Napoleon in the early 1800's, the Wish Tower built on grassed slopes is number 73. Featuring guided tours, special events and the popular Western View cafe next door.

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The Wish Tower

Type:Historic Site

Kind Edwards Parade,, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4EE
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Tel01323 415 415

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* Open only for special events and occasional tours. See events list for details.

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Eastbourne Visitor Centre, Welcome Building, Compton Street, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4BP

01323 415415

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