Brean Down

View of Down from beach

A natural pier with dramatic cliffs and Victorian fort

More about this place

Brean Down

Things to see and do

Get to know Brean Down

Upcoming events

Guided tour of Brean Down

Mon 23 Oct 2017
Join us for a free walking tour led by one of our friendly volunteers.
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Brean Down fort, Somerset

Discover the past 

Go on a journey through time - from Neolithic man to the peninsula's vital role defending the South West during the Second World War.

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Brean Down goats on sea cliff edge

Animals and plants 

Explore the steep slopes and sweeping pastures on Brean Down, home to a wide variety of rare plants and birds.

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Places to stay

Ivy's Cottage, Selworthy

Holidays in Somerset coast and countryside 

Why not stay a little longer in one of our holiday cottages?

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Get involved

Brean Trail Walkers going up a steep hill

Volunteering across Somerset Coast and Countryside 

Volunteering opportunities across Somerset Coast and Countryside