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Anne of Cleves House

Lewes

Type:Historic House / Palace

52 Southover High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1JA

Tel: +44 01273 487188

Anne of Cleves House

About

Discover how the Tudors and Elizabethans lived, worked and relaxed at home. An impressive 15th century timber framed Wealden hall -house, it was given to Anne as part of her divorce settlement from Henry VIII. This atmospheric house displays authentically furnished rooms and its garden uses traditional plants and Tudor planting. It also contains the Museum of Lewes history, Tom Paine and the Wealden iron industry.

The house and enclosed gardens are available for weddings and functions and family events are held throughout the year including a Tudor Day in October where you can find out what the Tudors liked to eat, music, refreshments & a chance to meet the resident Tudor Housewife.

 

Find out more about Sussex or see other attractions and places to visit in the county.

See here for other Historic Houses in Sussex.

Facilities

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Parking & Transport

  • On street parking only
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted

Establishment Features

  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gay/Lesbian Friendly
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

 

In centre of Lewes off A27, A26 and A275.

Public Transport Directions

 

15 minutes walk from Lewes Train Station.

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