Activities and Attractions
Arun District Tourist Information Tel: 01243 823140
Bognor Museum Tel:01243 865636
The museum is situated opposite the Royal Norfolk Hotel and features numerous exhibits, including vintage camera displays, a Victorian Kitchen, various fossils and the Ron Simpson Wireless Museum.
Petworth House Tel: 01798 343929
A huge seventeenth century house set in a ‘Capability’ Brown parkland landscape and housing the National Trust’s finest collection of pictures.
Arundel Castle & Gardens Tel: 01903 882173
A spectacular castle reflecting the power of the Howard family, Dukes of Norfolk, who have lived here for more than 500 years. The castle provided the setting for the the 2009 film production ‘The Young Victoria‘.
Amberley Museum & Heritage Centre Tel: 01798 831370
A charming mixture of historic vehicles, industrial heritage and traditional crafts on a 36 acre site near Arundel.
Chichester Cathedral Tel: 01243 782595
A spectacular gothic cathedral which has stood in the centre of Chichester for more than 900 years. The cathedral houses numerous important pieces of art, including the ‘Chichester Reliefs’, two 12th century carved stone panels depicting the raising of Lazarus, as well as portraits of past English monarchs.
Goodwood House Tel: 01243 755055
Home to the Dukes of Richmond for over 300 years, Goodwood has the only circuit in the world dedicated to historic motor racing. It is also famous for its horse racing meeting “Glorious Goodwood”.
Ann of Cleves House, Lewes Tel: 01273 474610
This 15th century house formed part of the divorce settlement between Henry VIII and his fourth wife.
Lewes Castle Tel: 01273 486290
Begun soon after 1066 but not completed until 300 years later, the visitor interpretation and access were dramatically improved in late 2008.
Lewes Priory Tel: 01656 788911
Like the castle, building was begun by William de Warenne in the late 11th century and it was at one time one of the richest monasteries in England.
Bentley Motor Museum & Wildfowl Trust Tel: 01825 840573
Set in a beautiful Sussex country estate, there is a range of historic vehicles on show in the Motor Museum. Visitors can also see a variety of wildfowl in the surrounding Nature Reserve.