Newhaven Fort

Newhaven Fort
Fort Road
East Sussex




01273 517 622


01273 512 059

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Newhaven Fort
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Newhaven Fort is an award winning attraction and a fine example of an English fortification, Newhaven Fort has the sights and sounds of the past, offering a truly unforgettable day out for the whole family.

Newhaven Fort's on-site military museum demonstates its role through the First and Second World Wars, offering exciting glimpses into England's dramatic wartime past.

Offering a warm welcome and a day out with a difference, a visit to Newhaven Fort is not to be missed!

Venue Type:

Museum, Heritage site, Castle or defences

Opening hours

1st March - 3rd November
March - September 10.30am - 6.00pm (last admission 5.00pm)
October & November 10.30am - 5.00pm (last admission 4.00pm

Closed November 4th - February 28th

Admission charges

Adult: £6.00
Senior/Concession: £5.00
Child: £4.00
Family: £18.70
Disabled Rate: £3.25
Group rates available

Additional info

Searchlight Cafe open 11.30am-4.00pm Lunch served from 11.30am-2.30pm.

Collection details

Weapons and War

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Newhaven Fort parade ground

Battle of Britain Commemoration

  • 7 September 2014 10:30am-5pm

Join us for a day of 1940s celebration and commemoration. Plenty of live music from Fort favourites The Swingtime Sweethearts, and Puttin' on the Blitz barbershop quartet, as well as military vehicles, a vinatge hair salon, and a number of living history displays to get you in that 1940s mood!

Suitable for

  • Any age


£6 adult; £5 concession (student, over 60s); £4 child (under 4s go free); £18.70 family (2 adults and 2 or 3 children). Tickets available on the door, no need to book.