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Newhaven Fort, Newhaven

(4.4/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
An award-winning attraction and a fine example of an English fortification Newhaven Fort is the perfect place for a family day out. Newhaven Fort houses exhibitions and displays that keep visitors enthralled for hours as well as stunning cliff top views. There is also a on-site café, gift shop, under 12's outdoor adventure playground and free parking.

Newhaven Fort is open to the public from 1st March - 31st October. The Fort remains open during the winter for school and group visits.

Newhaven Fort operated by Wave Leisure Trust Ltd
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  • We live locally and always try to visit the fort a few times a year as it is just such an amazing place. So much history displayed in a wonderful informative way! Very educational for old or young. We...  more »
  • I have just come from the hidden fort tour at Newhaven Fort. Being local to the fort I have visited many times but thought I would go onto this tour and see the parts not normally accessible by the pu...  more »
  • We booked on the Hidden Fort tour which you need to buy tickets for in advance to secure your place. This tour was amazing, we had a guide take us down to the counter scarps underneath and out side th...  more »
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  • Very education felt like i was there during wartime and a massive effort from staff and volunteers to make the fort a really great place for families to visit
  • One of my favorite places. Really interesting with helpful informed staff. A great day out.
  • Not only great fun for kids, great fun for big kids too!
  • Nice place. Good views. Stayed here and camped out. Staff were great.
  • Great local attraction, lots of history and fun too.