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On 14 October 1066 an army of invading Normans defeated the English at the Battle of Hastings. Now the whole family can discover the exciting story of that fateful day at the place it happened. A major new exhibition uses film, computer technology and interactive exhibits to bring to life this bloodiest of conflicts. Enjoy the new audio tour of the 100-acre battlefield and explore the ruins of the atmospheric abbey, built by William the Conquer to commemorate the thousands who died. Open from March to October. Travelling time: 40 minutes

High Street, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 0AD
Tel: 01424 773792

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