Tangmere Military Aviation Museum was established on the old RAF Tangmere airfield. From its beginnings in 1916, through its illustrious service as one of Britain’s front line fighter bases during Read more [...]
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Our History and Heritage category brings all Coast Radar’s West Sussex listings related to looking for something to do or a place to visit together where they offer some form of historic or heritage based activity.
Finding the best things to see and do on a West Sussex day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the historic and heritage links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next West Sussex activity.
The guest house and other remains of a Benedictine priory: much of the fine 12th to 14th- century monastic church survives as the parish church.
The Cathedral of our Lady and St. Philip Howard in Arundel is a Roman Catholic Cathedral build between 1869 and 1873 by the 15th Duke of Norfolk. Plans designed by Read more [...]
The oldest part of Sompting St Marys Church is the Saxon Tower, which has stonework that has been dated as pre-1000AD and stands at around 25m high with walls 76cm Read more [...]
Ancient castle and family home of the Dukes of Norfolk for over 850 years. Visit and just walk around or pre-book a guided tour of the many collections, interiors, floer Read more [...]
Petworth House, country house and park with an internationally important art collection. The park includes a woodland garden and large deer park landscaped by Capability brown.
According to the inscription upon the Chichester Market Cross, it was built by Edward Story, the bishop of Chichester from 1477 to 1503. Built so that the poor people should Read more [...]
Worthing Museum and Art Gallery collections are very diverse. With one of the largest costume collections in England as well as a stunning collection of toys and dolls. A Local Read more [...]
Chichester Guildhall was built in 1269 as the church for the Greyfriars. After the Dissolution of the monasteries the church became the Town Hall. It is a Grade 1 listed Read more [...]
Bosham church of The Holy Trinity, is one of the earliest churches in Sussex and there is documented evidence to show that there was a small Christian community in Bosham Read more [...]
Goodwood House is the seat of the Dukes of Richmond. Over the years many architects have contributed to the design of the house, including James Wyatt. It was the intention Read more [...]
Bramber Castle, remains of a Norman motte-and-bailey castle on the banks of the River Adur ion the West Sussex village of Bramber. The earthworks are dominated by a towering wall of the Read more [...]