Brean Down

View of Down from beach

Important notice -

Please be aware that the pay and display machine in the car park is currently out of order. Payment for car parking tickets can be made in the shop. The pay and display machine will be replaced as soon as possible, apologies for any inconvenience.

A natural pier with dramatic cliffs and Victorian fort

Brean Down

Things to see and do

Get to know Brean Down better

Upcoming events

Volunteering open day

Wed 07 Jun 2017
This volunteers week, (1 - 7 June) we're celebrating all the fantastic people who lend their skills and help us care for our special places across Somerset, we are holding a taster day and invite you to drop in and see how you could get involved.
Brean Down


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.

Brean Down


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.