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South Downs Heritage Centre

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Easy, Cheesy Recipes from the Cheesemonger

26th January 2017

Easy, Cheesy Recipes from the Cheesemonger

The Budding Foundation set to double its fundraising total in 2017

20th January 2017

The Budding Foundation, a charity that helps young people in Sussex, is set to more than double its total fundraising figure for the coming year after setting up home at...

Artists announced for Artist's Open Houses

13th January 2017

This year's artists taking part in Brighton & Hove's Artist's Open Houses event at the Heritage Centre during May 2017 have been announced.

A great year ahead for Made & Making

11th January 2017

Made and Making are all set for a great 2017...

New Interactive Engine Display

1st January 2017

A new interactive engine display shows how 2-stroke and 4-stroke engines work...

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

Juliet Sargeant talk raises £800 for local hospice

A fundraising evening held at South Downs Nurseries has raised £800 for a local hospice.... continue reading »

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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