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East Sussex Offers & Links

Newhaven is a cross-channel port at the mouth of the River Ouse. The Lifeboat Station is occasionally open to the public on special event days.


Paradise Park ¾ mile

Water gardens and botanical planthouses. Sussex heritage trail with models of famous landmarks. Replica dinosaurs, collections of fossils, minerals and crystals. Maritime museum. Children's amusements. Coffee shop. Tel. 01273 512123.
Open Daily 0900-1800.

Newhaven Museum ¾ mile

A collection of local history including scale models of ships and the port, maps, aerial photographs and paintings. Tel. 01273 515404.
Open Apr-Oct, TWFS 1100-1600.

Newhaven Fort 1 mile

A large Victorian coastal fort with underground tunnels, barrack rooms and cliff-top views. Displays tell the stories of the two World Wars. Café. Tel. 01273 517622.
Open Mar-Oct, Daily 1030-1800, closes 1700 in Oct.

Newhaven map