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This 16th century court room now houses a local museum. Discover the Old Court Room including the dock as it was used until 1886, with the prison cells, There has been a court house and gaol in Pevensey since Tudor times. The timber ceiling is mainly 17th century. The entrance porch, exercise yard and prison cells, including the adjacent robing room, were added circa 1830 when the building was in urgent need of upgrading.

Guide Prices

Adult Ticket £1.50
Child Ticket £0.00
Concession Ticket £1.00


Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Situated in Pevensey High Street 50m from Pevensey Castle.

Pevensey Court House Museum & Gaol


High Street, Pevensey, EAST SUSSEX, BN24 5LF

Tel: 01323 733419

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