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Look and Sea! Visitor Centre


Type:Heritage / Visitor Centre

63-65 Surrey Street, LITTLEHAMPTON, West Sussex, BN17 5AW

Tel: +44 (0)1903 718984

Look and Sea! Visitor Centre


Look and Sea is a fun and interactive attraction that has a newly refreshed Heritage Exhibition now focused on the history of the river, harbour and seaside of Littlehampton.

This family attraction, is situated alongside the east bank of the River Arun, between the town centre and the seafront in Littlehampton.

The building also houses the popular Harbour Lights Bistro Restaurant & Cafa, conference room, viewing tower and the official Visitor Information Centre for Littlehampton.

There is wheelchair access to all floors except the very top of the tower (access by spiral staircase).

School Parties are well catered for, please call or visit the website link provided for full details.

Open every day except Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Guide Prices

Please call or see the website link provided to for more details



  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • Catering Provided
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Refreshments Available
  • Vegetarians catered for

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Beach / Coast within walking distance
  • Cloakroom
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Lift
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • On site parking close by
  • Own car park (Fee Applies)
  • Parking (free)
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction
  • No smoking
  • No Smoking Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Information Point

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the A259, between Worthing and Bognor Regis, follow the white on brown tourist signs to the Look and Sea Centre. Located alongside the River Arun, with Pay & Display Car Parks within walking distance.

Public Transport Directions

Mainline Rail station, approximately 10 minutes walk from the Centre.
Stagecoach local buses operate locally, linking Littlehampton with Portsmouth, Chichester, Arundel, Worthing and Brighton.
National Express operate a daily service to and from London.

Opening Times

Open New Year
Open (27 Dec 2017 - 24 Dec 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day only

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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