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South Downs Heritage Centre

Latest News

Coffee Shop Manager Receives Kindness Award

3rd August 2018

A local radio station has paid us a visit after staff nominated a colleague for a special prize.

Lizzie's Range Extends into Sussex Food Hall

30th July 2018

The Sussex Food Hall are now proudly stocking Lizzie's Family-Sized pies in the chiller cabinets.

Colour Changing Sussex Gin Now Available at the Sussex Food Hall

24th July 2018

Sussex Blue Colour Changing Gin

Artist Exhibits Fire Damaged Pieces in The CUBE

17th July 2018

Local artist Grant Dejonge has risen from the ashes of his recent studio fire by revamping damaged pieces for 'Into the Black' art exhibition in The CUBE Gallery.

'Old Bag' Campaign first drop to Off The Fence

6th July 2018

Local charity Off the Fence has received donations of handbags and toiletries for the homeless women of Brighton and Hove.

'Old Bag' Campaign at The Barn Coffee Shop & Restaurant

15th June 2018

The Barn Coffee Shop & Restaurant staff at South Downs Nurseries, Hassocks, would like your help. We’re asking everyone to clear out their cupboards and donate their old handbags, and...

Featured News

BBC Dig It Q&A Live Broadcast from the Heritage Centre

4th January 2018

A live BBC radio broadcast of gardening show ‘Dig It’ from the South Downs Heritage Centre has been announced! 

Join Jim Buttress, RHS Judge and Judge on BBC TV 'The Great...

BBC Radio Sussex live broadcast from the Heritage Centre

30th April 2017

The Edwin Budding Gallery at the South Downs Heritage Centre hosted BBC Radio Sussex for their first live outside broadcast of their ‘Dig It’ gardening programme on Sunday 30 April....

Volunteers Needed at The Budding Foundation Museum of Gardening

2nd February 2017

The Budding Foundation are looking for volunteers

Heritage Centre Opening Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9:00 - 17:30
Sunday: 10:30 - 16:30 (Browsing from 10:00) 

The Barn Coffee Shop & Restaurant Opening Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9:00 - 17:30
Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00

Latest News

Coffee Shop Manager Receives Kindness Award

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Tates Of Sussex

The South Downs Heritage Centre is located at South Downs Nurseries, part of the Tates of Sussex Garden Centre Group