Cissbury Ring

the huge Iron Age hillfort of Cissbury Ring seen from the air
Cissbury Ring

Things to see and do

A black and white checkered marbled white butterfly rests on a flowerhead

Take a breather at Cissbury Ring 

Enjoy a walk on this largest hill fort in Sussex with a history dating back over 5,000 years. Centuries of continues grazing have produced a wonderful habitat for butterflies and flowers. Rarer plants such as the round headed rampion, also known as the ‘Pride of Sussex’, thrive here.

Upcoming events

Easter Egg Hunt

Sat 15 Apr 2017
11:00-15:00
Join us at Devil's Dyke for a fun family Cadbury Easter egg hunt.

Easter Egg Rolling Competition

Mon 17 Apr 2017
10:45-12:00
Bring your own hand decorated hard boiled egg and try your luck at this Easter custom

Saddlescombe Farm Open Day

Sun 23 Apr 2017
10:30-16:00
Discover this ancient downland farm that was once owned by the Knights Templars.

Baking al fresco at Saddlescombe Farm

Tue 30 May 2017
10:30-14:30
Learn how to bake bread al fresco in a clay oven the good old fashioned way. There won't be a tin or thermometer in sight. All ingredients provided.

Wolstonbury Orchid Safari

Sun 11 Jun 2017
10:00-13:00
Discover how centuries of grazing has produced a rich variety of downland flowers and stunning orchids.

Devil's Dyke wild food walk and talk

Wed 14 Jun 2017
10:30-12:30
Hear about how our ancestors gathered food and what foods you can forage for today.