Herstmonceux Castle

The castle is located just outside the village of Herstmonceux near Hailsham. The interior of the castle is not routinely open to the public, but the gardens are open in the summer months and events, such as outdoor theater are often hosted at the castle.

  • Ruined - No
  • Moat - Yes, with water
  • Dungeons - No
  • Battlements - No
  • Interior - Tours at selected times only
  • Parking - Yes
  • Refreshments - tea room
  • Bathrooms - Yes
  • Public Access - Seasonal, please see web site for days and times
  • Location - Herstmonceux is a few miles East of Hailsham, near the A271
  • Official web site http://www.herstmonceux-castle.com/
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