On this spot in the year 1066, the armies of King Harold and William the Conqueror clashed at the Battle of Hastings. Now you can stand on the very site where this decisive struggle was fought and England’s future decided. Explore abbey ruins and meet the Normans and Saxons on our sculpture trail. See the new gatehouse exhibition revealing the abbey’s role in the country’s future, then head to the roof for stunning views of the battlefield. Allow the stories of battle to unfold and discover its atmosphere for yourself.
From just £4 a month, entrance to 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield is included in English Heritage membership, providing families with access to hundreds of attractions across the country.
Facilities On Site:
- AddressBattle Abbey, Butter Cross, High Street, Battle, UK
0370 333 1181
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Opening Times Monday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Tuesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Wednesday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm