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The Southeast Sights

Lewes Castle

  • 169 High St. Map It
  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Updated 05/27/2014

Fodor's Review

High above the valley of the River Ouse stand the majestic ruins of Lewes Castle, begun in 1100 by one of the country's Norman conquerors, and completed 300 years later. The castle's barbican holds a small museum with archaeology collections, a changing temporary exhibition gallery, and a bookshop. There are panoramic views of the town and countryside.

Sight Information

Address:

169 High St., Lewes, BN7 1YE, England

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Phone:

01273-486290

Sight Details:

  • £7
  • Mar.–Oct., Mon.–Sat. 10–5:30, Sun. 11–5:30; Nov., Dec., and Feb., Mon.–Sat. 10–4:30, Sun. 11–4:30; Jan., Tues–Sat. 10:30–4:30, Sun. 11–4:30

Updated 05/27/2014

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