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GREAT things to do in West Sussex, wonderful food and the best places to stay. We’re here to help you find your way.

From the Downs to the Dunes, our unique area of West Sussex is where you’ll find the very best of England, where vast areas of outstanding natural beauty and wildlife sit amidst the stunning rolling hills of the South Downs and breath-taking coastline. Nestled in one of the sunniest spots in England, we are just over an hour’s travel from London and just under an hour from international airport, London Gatwick.

The Great Sussex Way® covers the north of the Downs, taking in Petworth, continuing to Midhurst, travelling down to Chichester and across to the Manhood Peninsula, which includes Selsey and the Witterings.

Upcoming Events

MARTIN SIMPSON

September 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Free Open Weekend - Pallant House Gallery

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Backstage Tours at Chichester Festival Theatre

October 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Free Open Weekend - Pallant House Gallery

October 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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News
8th September 2022

Chichester Cathedral named among UK’s top visitor attractions

Chichester Cathedral has been voted among the top historical visitor attractions in Which Magazine   Which Magazine’s “Best 63 historic attractions – days out voted by visitors’ was topped by the Royal Yacht Britannia, Fountain Abbey in Yorkshire, Culzean Castle…
Itinerary
11th July 2022

Go Crazy for a short break in Chichester

Escape to Chichester this summer, and discover one of the UK’s most respected regional theatres as it brings you Crazy For You – the Gershwin Musical Comedy. Packed with familiar favourite melodies, fabulous high energy tap routines and rib-tickling wittiness, this is a show not to be missed, and the perfect excuse to build in...
An image of Newlands House Gallery in Petworth, West Sussex
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Newlands House Gallery

Visit Newlands House Gallery for leading international modern and contemporary art in the charming market town of Petworth, complete with the Hungry Guest Café located amongst the tranquil gardens. Combining both coffee and culture. Newlands House occupies an 18th century…