Explore the South Downs

Days Out

The perfect place to unwind and relax

Places to Visit

  • 13 minute drive

Set in 12000 acres of glorious Sussex countryside, an English estate like no other - home of Festival of Speed, Qatar Goodwood Festival and much more.

  • 17 minute drive

The largest Roman home in Britain. Stroll around the recreated Roman gardens – the earliest gardens found anywhere in the country – and enjoy the largest collection of mosaics in situ in the UK.

  • 19 minute drive

One of the UK’s leading aviation museums, it is home to an impressive display of historic aircraft and has a unique collection of aviation memorabilia stretching from the First World War through to the Cold War. Amongst the many attractions, there are numerous interactive displays and aircraft cockpits and simulators for visitors to experience. Light refreshments may be purchased in the Museum’s Cockpit Café. A museum with something for all members of the family to enjoy Goodwood horse racing course and motor circuit, is just a 10 minute drive away.

  • 42 minute drive

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is a great day out for all ages. Visit HMS Victory and see Nelson’s legendary warship, see the wreck of the Mary Rose and visit HMS Warrior. You can dive deep onboard HMS Alliance or take a Harbour Tour and discover a working naval base from the water.

  • 44 minute drive

The D-Day Story is the only museum in the UK dedicated to the Allied Invasion in June 1944. It tells the unique personal stories behind this epic event.

  • 44 minute drive

Southsea Castle is open as a historical attraction free of charge between April and October each year. Visitors can explore the keep, enjoy panoramic views from the top of the Keep to the Isle of Wight and Solent before enjoying a bite to eat in The Courtyard (open all year).

  • 39 minute drive

Soaring high above Portsmouth harbour, Spinnaker Tower is the UK’s tallest publicly accessible tower outside of London providing breath-taking 23 mile views of the South Coast and beyond! Situated in Gunwharf Quays there is also a great selection of outlet shops and restaurants.

  • 11 minute drive

Enjoy a day out that offers something completely different at West Sussex Falconry. Whether its an encounter with Birds of Prey, Afternoon Tea, or a training course in Falconry and Hawking, West Sussex Falconry offers it all for a memorable day out.

  • 12 minute drive

The Weald & Downland Living Museum offers a fantastic opportunity to enjoy a day out immersed in history and culture.

Located in the heart of the South Downs National Park, this open-air museum showcases over 50 historic buildings from the past 950 years. Visitors can explore the beautifully restored homes, farms, and workshops while learning about traditional crafts, skills, and rural life. With stunning landscapes, interactive exhibits, and engaging demonstrations, a visit to the Weald & Downland Living Museum promises a memorable and educational experience for all ages.


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