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March 27 2012

Newhaven Fort is packed full of fun this Easter with entertainment lined up for the whole family.

For younger family members the 'special hops' quiz trail is taking place from 1st -15th April. Using the quiz sheets given on entry, children will be guided to areas in the Fort to hunt, find and count the hidden Easter bunnies.

On Monday 2nd April, Punch and Judy make an appearance at 12:30, 2pm and 3:30pm, with face painting available between shows.

Back by popular demand, Zoolab will be returning on the 5th and 13th of April with Springtime Creature Encounters at 1:30pm and 2:30pm.* There are also a number of exciting Easter children's craft workshops to enjoy on the 10th April at 12:30, 2pm and 3pm. *

On Sunday the 15th April the Sussex British Motorcycle Owners Club will return to Newhaven Fort for their annual charity fundraising rally. Come and enjoy a spectacular gathering of classic motorcycles including Sunbeam, BSA, Norton & Triumph.

Of course, all of this is in addition to the many wonderful, permanent displays and interesting things to do at Newhaven Fort, and don't forget the on-site café serving yummy lunches and naughty treats, plus the pocket-money-priced gift shop.

For further information on these and other special events throughout 2012  contact Newhaven Fort direct on 01273 517622 or visit  

Opening times are 10.30am - 6pm (last entry 5pm). Tickets for the Easter week are priced at the normal entry fee and can be purchased on the door.

* Children's workshops must be booked in advance by calling 01273 517622.