Famous for its Abbey and the great war of 1066.

Battle makes a memorable family day out. With ancient woodland to explore, celebratory bonfires and battle re-enactments, Battle truly celebrates its enduring heritage. Explore cosy cafes, breath-taking walking trails and lovely vineyards on your next day out.

1066 battle of Hastings Abbey & Battlefield

Battle Abbey, High Street, Battle, TN33 0AD
We are now open. On this spot in the year 1066, the armies of King Harold and William the Conqueror clashed at the Battle of Hastings. Now you can stand on the very site where this decisive struggle was fought and England’s future decided and explore the abbey ruins.
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