Please Note

After careful consideration and to maintain a safe environment for everyone, the gardens and grounds are closed until further notice.
We are currently putting procedures in place so we can safely open when the time is right.
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Experiences


Book an experience and make your day extra special

Whether you want to explore the castle and learn about the rich and varied history, handle a majestic falcon or learn how to build a camp fire, we have a wide selection of experiences to enjoy on your visit to Herstmonceux Castle.

Castle Tours

Make the most of your visit and enjoy a guided tour of Herstmonceux Castle. Discover the rich and varied history of the area, how the castle came to be and the different occupants over the decades.

Duration: 45 minutes

Available Throughout Season


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Falconry Experience

Half and full day experiences, handling and flying owls, hawks, falcons and kites in the grounds of Herstmonceux Castle

Advanced Booking Required

Available Throughout Season

Hands on Experience


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Forestry School

Whether you are looking for a term time experience, holiday and half term activities, or a special event to celebrate a child’s birthday, Forest School is an inspirational process that offers all learners opportunities to achieve and develop confidence through hands-on experiences in a woodland environment.

Campfire and Shelter Building

Tool Work

Foraging


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