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Battle Museum of Local History

Battle Museum of Local History near Hastings, East Sussex

Battle Museum of Local History
The Almonry
High Street
Battle
East Sussex
TN33 0EA
01424 775 955
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The Museum has a collection covering 125 million years of history in Battle and the surrounding area. The fascinating displays include dinosaur footprints, artefacts from the Roman Bathhouse at Beauport Park, a Saxon battle-axe believed to be a unique relic of the famous Battle of Hastings (featured on Time Team), the World’s oldest effigy of Guy Fawkes and the story of the Battle Gunpowder industry, as well as cases on the World Wars of the 20th Century. Each year there is new special exhibition.


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What's On in Hastings?

  • Easter Wreath Workshop

    Tuesday 7th April @ 10:00am
    Location: Battle

    Wreaths are not just for Christmas, they’re a beautiful way to add colour and texture to your door or home ... more

  • Easter Wreath Workshop

    Wednesday 8th April @ 10:00am
    Location: Battle

    Wreaths are not just for Christmas, they’re a beautiful way to add colour and texture to your door or home ... more

  • Easter Wreath Workshop

    Thursday 9th April @ 10:00am
    Location: Battle

    Wreaths are not just for Christmas, they’re a beautiful way to add colour and texture to your door or home ... more

  • Battle Photographic Society Annual Exhibition

    Saturday 23rd May for 3 days @ noon
    Location: Battle

    Come and see a wide variety of photographic prints and projected digital images. Knowledgeable members will be on hand to ... more

  • Crime Walk of Hastings

    Wednesday 19th August @ 7:30pm
    Location: Hastings

    Journey through the past on a tour revealing some of the town’s most fascinating crimes… Some old, some new, some ... more

  • Battle of Hastings 2020

    Saturday 10th October for 2 days @ 10:00am
    Location: Battle

    Get up close to one of the most important battles in English history, as armies clash in the famous Battle ... more

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