Q) What does the entry price include?
A) Full entry to the Fort for the whole day. We have many exhibitions and collections to keep you interested as well as the famous tunnels to explore. There is a small adventure playground for the kids to burn off some energy and the Fort Teas Tea Room for some refreshment and perhaps a light lunch. The views from the Fort are stunning so be sure to bring your camera for some of the best views of the South Downs and Sussex Coast.
Q) Do you offer any discounts on the entry prices?
A) Yes, Seniors and Children have a discounted rate as well as Disabled visitors. Carers also have a discounted rate. Please see our prices including discounts here.
Q) Does it cost extra on Event Days?
A) We have events on throughout our season and they are individually priced according to the events themselves. The prices will be advertised if they are different from the normal admission price.
Q) Do you provide an annual membership?
A) Yes, we do have a Season Ticket available. Season Tickets are valid for one calendar year from the date of purchase and allow unlimited entry to Newhaven Fort during normal seasonal opening hours. Season Tickets are not refundable or transferrable.
Q) Is there a charge for parking?
A) No, our car park is free of charge but vehicles are left at owners’ risk.
Q) How do we get to Newhaven Fort?
A) You can find details on our How to Find Us page
Q) What age group is Newhaven Fort aimed at?
A) Newhaven Fort is a family friendly heritage site catering for all age groups
Q) Do you have baby changing facilities?
A) There are baby changing facilities located in the female toilets only.
Q) Is Newhaven Fort accessible for disabled visitors?
A) Please visit our Accessibility page for details
Q) How long can you spend at Newhaven Fort?
A) Most visitors can make their way around the exhibitions in a few hours, however, there are plenty of other activities to keep you at the fort for most of the day. With beautiful vistas to enjoy and a fantastic café to sit a relax in there is plenty for all the family to do for the whole day.
Q) What if I need to go back to the car, can I re-enter Newhaven Fort?
A) Yes, you can. Just retain your ticket it and show it on re-entry.
Q) Can we buy food at Newhaven Fort?
A) Yes, our Fort Teas Tea Room serves light lunches as well as a range of drinks and snacks.
Q) Can I get cash at Newhaven Fort?
A) There is no ATM at Newhaven Fort, however all our facilities are able to take debit and credit cards, with the exception of American Express.
Q) Can we feed the Sheep?
A) Our Sheep shouldn’t be fed, even if they smile sweetly at your packet of crisps! They have plenty of grass to graze on and are well looked after by our Fort Team and the Sussex Wildlife Trust.