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Battle Abbey and Battlefield

In 1066, the invading Normans defeated the Anglo-Saxons at the Battle of Hastings.The two armies did not actually fight at Hastings, but north of the town now named Battle. In the ruins of the abbey King William built to commemorate the event, you can imagine you're standing on the very spot where the defeated King Harold fell. There's also a Discovery Centre and an activity-based exhibition.

Battle Abbey and Battlefield, Battle

East Sussex

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/server/show/conProperty.170

Daily from March 24th-September 30th, 10am-6pm. Daily from October 1st-March 31st, 10am-4pm. Closed December 24th-26th and January 1st

Adults £5.30; children £2.70; senior £4; family £13.30.

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