About the Museum

A small collection of items associated with the Sussex and Surrey Yeomanry is housed in the restored coastal fort that guards the entrance to Newhaven Harbour.  The fort also has a range of other exhibits recounting the history of the area at war, including the First and Second World Wars.

There is also a history of the regiment on the Sussex Yeomanry website.


Sussex & Surrey Yeomanry

Visiting Advice

On A259 coast road. 1 mile from town centre.
Coach parking by prior arrangement only.
Most of Newhaven Fort’s exhibitions, shop and tea room are accessible. However, some of the tunnels and ramparts are not accessible.


Standard rates:
Adult £7.95
Child (4-15): £5.25
Concession (senior and student): £6.90
Family: £20.95

Group rates and season tickets also available.

School visits by appointment.

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  • Facilities Available:Coach Parking, Car Parking, Restaurant/Cafe, Toilets, Lecture Room, Shop, Disabled Access, Education service
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    • Monday10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    • Tuesday10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    • Wednesday10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    • Thursday10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    • Friday10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
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