Local Attractions

 

Cowdray Estate, Midhurst, West Sussex
Cowdray Estate on the outskirts of Midhurst, including Cowdray House & Gardens, Shooting, Golf Club and Cowdray Polo Club is set in outstanding countryside.
Weald & Downland Open Air Museum, Singleton, West Sussex
The leading museum of historic buildings in England. Designated by the Government for its outstanding collections of national importance. Winner of the Museum of the Year, Community Museum of the Year and national awards for interpretation and education.
The South Downs Way, Eastbourne, East Sussex to Winchester, Hampshire
The South Downs Way is a long distance footpath in Southern England and is one of Britain’s National Trails. It runs for around 100 miles from Winchester in Hampshire to Eastbourne in Sussex, with a small loop around Eastbourne. The South Downs Way passes through the South Downs a beautiful area, which may soon become a National Park. The majority of the path is a bridleway and so can be used by horseriders and cyclists too. This unofficial web site gives brief directions and extensive photos of the path.
Goodwood Estate, West Sussex
Goodwood offers a variety and unique mixture of activities. Goodwood House the home of the Dukes of Richmond for over 300 years, horseracing including the famous Glorious Goodwood event, motor sport with both the world renowned Festival of Speed and theGoodwood Revival, other activities include flyinggolf and the sculpture park.
Hollycombe Steam Collection, Liphook, Hampshire
Hollycombe is a unique collection of working steam powered attractions providing fun and entertainment for the whole family. The centre-piece is a complete Edwardian Fairground where you can experience all the fun of the fair from the 1870’s; from the gentle “Golden Gallopers” to the first “White Knuckle” rides. The fun continues as you experience the steam railways, and traction engine rides. Other attractions include period farming demonstrations, farm animals, sawmill and spectacular historic woodland gardens including azaleas and rhododendrons which are in bloom during May,.
Petworth House, Petworth, West Sussex
Petworth House sits in 700 acre park and is one of the finest unspoilt examples of an English landscape park designed by Capability Brown. It is also home to the largest and oldest herd of fallow deer in England.