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Daily guided tours of the garden at Nymans I

Daily guided tours of the garden at Nymans I Join a daily guided garden tour led by expert garden guides. Booking not needed. This event is free, but normal..... See more >
Nymans Handcross near Haywards Heath RH17 6EB
Today to Sun 7 Apr

FREE taster session with the Chichester Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Chichester Rock Choir If you are wanting to learn to sing you'll like singing with us in the Chichester Rock Choir. The Chichester..... See more >
St Paul’s Church, Churchside, Chichester PO19 6FT
Mon 26 Feb, Tue 27 Feb, Mon 4 Mar, Tue 12 Mar, Tue 23 Apr

East Grinstead Spinners at Standen I

East Grinstead Spinners at Standen I Join the East Grinstead Spinners at Standen on the first Friday of every month. Booking not needed... See more >
Standen West Hoathly Road RH19 4NE
Fri 1 Mar, Fri 5 Apr

Guided Tree Tour at Nymans I

Guided Tree Tour at Nymans I Join our Guided Tree Tours to learn more about our Champion Trees, see our seasonal highlights and understand the... See more >
Nymans Handcross near Haywards Heath RH17 6EB
Mon 4 Mar, Tue 19 Mar, Wed 3 Apr, Thu 18 Apr

Forest Bathing at Wakehurst

Immerse yourself in nature, enhance your well-being with our calming forest bathing half-days. Reconnect and unwind..... See more >
Wakehurst, Selsfield Rd, Haywards Heath, RH176TN RH17 6TN
Sat 9 Mar, Sat 16 Mar, and more dates until Sat 4 May

FREE taster session with the Worthing Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Worthing Rock Choir If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the... See more >
Vale School, Vale Avenue, Worthing BN14 0DB
Thu 14 Mar, Thu 21 Mar, Thu 25 Apr, Thu 2 May

Foraging Course with Wild Food UK

Foraging Course with Wild Food UK Uncover the incredible variety of edible treasures hiding in the great outdoors. From wild mushrooms to flavourful..... See more >
Tilgate Park Crawley RH10 5PQ
Sat 16 Mar, Wed 10 Apr, Sat 27 Apr

Manor of Dean - Open Garden for NGS

Manor of Dean - Open Garden for NGS Approx 3 acres of traditional English garden with extensive views of the South Downs. Herbaceous borders, early spring..... See more >
Manor of Dean, Petworth GU28 9AP
Sun 17 Mar, Sun 21 Apr

Denmans Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Denmans Garden - Open Garden for NGS Created by Joyce Robinson, a brilliant pioneer in gravel gardening and former home of influential landscape designer,... See more >
Denmans Garden, Fontwell BN18 0SU
Sun 17 Mar, Sun 28 Apr

Easter Egg Hunts at Nymans

Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between..... See more >
Nymans - National Trust, Staplefield Lane, Handcross, West Sussex RH17 6EB
Sat 23 Mar to Sun 14 Apr

Easter Egg Hunt at Standen

Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between..... See more >
Standen House & Garden, West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead RH19 4NE
Sat 23 Mar to Sun 14 Apr

Spring Festival at Petworth House and Park

Celebrate the arrival of spring at Petworth House and Park with their first ever Spring Festival, featuring craft... See more >
Petworth House & Park, Petworth, West Sussex GU28 9LR
Sat 23 Mar to Sun 14 Apr

Spring Festival

Our Spring Festival will run from Saturday 23 March to 14 April and will include talks, demonstrations, a community art... See more >
National Trust Petworth House & Park, Petworth, West Sussex GU28 9LR
Sat 23 Mar to Sun 14 Apr

Spring Family Trail

Explore the arrival of Spring on this free family trail with activities for all the family. Discover games and..... See more >
National Trust Petworth House & Park, Petworth, West Sussex GU28 9LR
Sat 23 Mar to Sun 14 Apr

The Oak Barn Restaurant's Easter Weekend!

The Oak Barn Restaurant Easter Weekend! Friday 29th March - Monday 1st April 2024 Spend Easter the right way -..... See more >
The Oak Barn Cuckfield Road RH15 8RE
Fri 29 Mar, Mon 1 Apr
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Things to do around West Sussex

West Sussex, nestled between London and the south coast of England, offers a delightful mix of natural beauty, historical sites, and family-friendly attractions. Whether you're a local or a visitor, there's something for everyone in this picturesque county. Let's explore the best things to do in West Sussex:

1. Fishbourne Roman Palace and Chichester Cathedral:
- Start your day in the charming city of Chichester. Explore the remarkable Fishbourne Roman Palace, the largest residential Roman building ever unearthed in Britain. Admire the well-preserved corridors, mosaics, and courtyard gardens. Don't miss Chichester Cathedral, a blend of Norman Romanesque and Gothic architecture. Inside, discover rare Medieval artifacts and reliefs, including the story of Lazarus from the 12th century. Gustav Holst, the composer, is also entombed here¹.

2. Walk in Chidham:
- For a peaceful day out, explore the outdoors in Chidham. Cycle or walk the public footpaths through fields and admire the charming farmhouses. Enjoy the tranquility of this area of England⁶.

3. Harbour Park in Littlehampton:
- Head to Harbour Park, an amusement park located on the beach in Littlehampton. Opened in 1932, it features rides, games, and attractions adjacent to the working Harbour & Marina. Enjoy a fun-filled day with family and friends².

4. Huxley's Birds of Prey Centre and Gardens in Horsham:
- Experience close encounters with birds of prey at Huxley's Birds of Prey Centre. Explore the zoo, watch birds fly during daily displays, and learn about these magnificent creatures. The center also features meerkats and other animals for an educational and entertaining day out⁵.

5. Explore West Wittering Beach:
- End your day at West Wittering, a perfect sandy beach along the south coastline. Enjoy the sun, sea, and sand, and take in the breathtaking views. It's a great spot for relaxation and beachcombing¹.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in history, wildlife, or outdoor adventures, West Sussex promises an unforgettable day out! 🌟🏞️🎉¹²⁵⁶.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
(1) . https://bing.com/search?q=activities+within+West+Sussex+for+a+day+out.
(2) 15 of the Best Days Out in West Sussex | Day Out in England. https://dayoutinengland.com/days-out-in-west-sussex/.
(3) Harbour Park. https://www.harbourpark.com/.
(4) Huxley's Birds Of Prey Centre And Gardens. https://www.huxleysbop.co.uk/.
(5) Fishers Farm Park. https://fishersfarmpark.co.uk/.
(6) Tangmere Military Aviation Museum. https://tangmere-museum.org.uk/.
(7) Things To Do & Days Out in West Sussex | Experience West Sussex. https://www.experiencewestsussex.com/things-to-do/.
(8) THE 10 BEST Things to Do in West Sussex - 2024 (with Photos) - Tripadvisor. https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attractions-g186404-Activities-West_Sussex_England.html.