Cissbury Ring

Aerial view of Cissbury Ring on the South Downs

Important notice -

There is a high fire risk at this time of year which can cause damage to wildlife and the habitat here. Please do not light any fires or barbecues anywhere on site. Thank you

The most historic hill on the South Downs

Cissbury Ring

Things to see and do

New Forest Ponies conservation grazing on CissburyRing

Things to see and do at Cissbury Ring

Get out into the fresh air and enjoy the wide-open spaces of the South Downs. See evidence of Cissbury Ring's ancient history and learn about our conservation work.

Our nearby places

Upcoming events

Wildlife photography for beginners

Sat 21 Sep 2019
10:30-15:30
Gain the confidence to take your camera off 'auto' and learn how to take amazing wildlife photos.

The Devil's Dyke fungi hunt - part 1

Fri 18 Oct 2019
09:30-15:00
Join mycologist, Martin Allinson and the National Trust for a day of recording as many species of fungi as possible, across glorious Newtimber Hill on the South Downs, near Brighton.

The Devil's Dyke fungi hunt - Part 2

Fri 25 Oct 2019
09:30-15:00
Join us for a day of recording as many species of fungi as possible, across wonderful Wolstonbury Hill, on the South Downs, near Brighton. Expert mycologist Martin Allinson will be on hand to identify and record finds.

Halloween pumpkin carving & scary mask making at Saddlescombe Farm

Sat 02 Nov 2019
10:00-12:00
Choose your own pumpkin and then transform it into your own scary creation then make your own Halloween animal mask!

Christmas at Saddlescombe Farm

Tue 10 Dec 2019
14:00-16:00
Come and discover the magic of Saddlescombe at Christmas

Christmas wreath walk at Saddlescombe farm

Mon 16 Dec 2019
10:00-12:00
Create your own Christmas wreath with materials collected from the downs. Morning and afternoon sessions available.
Cissbury Ring

History

Cissbury Ring

Our work

Cissbury Ring

Get involved

A volunteer helping to clear scrub at a National Trust site

Volunteering at Cissbury Ring 

Get involved with our volunteer team on a regular basis and help us look after this special place.