1066 BATTLE OF HASTINGS, ABBEY AND BATTLEFIELD

Battle Abbey and Battlefield, the site of the 1066 Battle of Hastings. Discover more about the most famous date in English history while walking in the steps of King Harold and William the Conqueror. An engaging visitor centre features CGI film and interactive displays that tell the story of the great battle and paint a vivid picture of England at the time of the conquest. The audio tour as you walk the battlefield brings the momentous day to life which changed England’s history forever.

Cost

Free for English Heritage Members.

For non-members:

Adult £7.80

Concession (over 60 / student with ID): £7.00

Transport

The suggestion is to take a train from London Bridge station at 10:52 train to Battle. The price of a ticket is £27 return, but you can get a discount if you got a Network Railcard and a Group Ticket is 4 for the price of 2.
The journey is about 1 hour 20 minutes from London bridge to Battle.
I'll drive so I won't take the train.

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  • Carolyn

    Any planned trip to kenwood now its re-opened?

    January 10, 2014

    • Sela

      Yes hopefully in the spring.

      January 10, 2014

    • Carolyn

      Thanks Sela - will look firward to it!

      January 11, 2014

  • Natasha W.

    Im leaving london early but happy to meet everyone at the station in Battle. Can someone please advise what time you will be getting to Battle and how I might find you? Have been looking forward to this visit for a while.

    January 10, 2014

    • Sela

      The train should arrive at Battle about 1210. You can meet us there. If you can't find please call me on[masked]
      Sela

      January 10, 2014

    • Natasha W.

      Thanks Sela, much appreciated. Look forward to seeing you there.

      January 10, 2014

  • Carol

    Really sorry everyone but I can no longer make this meetup.

    January 10, 2014

  • Caroline

    Wow, the date has changed and I'm looking forward to this

    1 · December 11, 2013

  • Caroline

    Can't make this but I reckon you'll have a great day!

    November 30, 2013

  • Alison

    Hi All,
    I've been here twice before, so will give this one a miss!!
    Enjoy....!!! Alison, x

    November 11, 2013

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