Opening Times 2017
The House & Garden are open from 1 March – 29 October 2017.
Wednesday – Sunday
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The shop, garden and café open 1 hour before the house. For more info, click here
The house closes in the winter for conservation reasons. To understand more about the house, visit our ‘History & Collection’ page.
Winter Opening Times
The shop opens weekends between the end of the house season and Christmas, after which it closes until the new season. The online shop stays open all year round.
The Café is closed during the House closed season. To discuss the possibility of private bookings for the Café, please contact – email@example.com
Arriving at Charleston
Charleston is situated between Lewes and Eastbourne on the A27.
It can be difficult to reach us on foot, by bike or public transport so we offer a ‘green’ discount on house tickets for those who persevere.
We have created a detailed page on how to get to Charleston, please click here
We recommend at least two hours for your visit to Charleston to be able to enjoy all we have to offer.
Tickets to visit Charleston for each day are available to purchase online until midnight the day before you intend to visit. Please click here to book your tickets online
If you have missed this deadline you will need to purchase tickets from the Shop on the day of your visit on the day on a first come, first served basis.
We are happy to assist you, please call us on 01323 811 626. Alternatively you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
We offer group visits Wednesday-Saturday, outside of our public opening hours. We can accommodate groups of up to 50 people.
Please download our Group Visit Leaflet for more information about group visits. Included in this leaflet is an enquiry form, which you can complete and return to us by post or email (email@example.com). Alternatively, you can call us to discuss a visit on 01323 811 626.
Many items are available in our online shop but a number of our unique hand-crafted items are not listed online. If you can’t find the item you would like to purchase, please contact our Retail Manager, Belinda Da Silva: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (01323 815158)
Donations, Friends and the Centenary Project
Charleston is an independent charity and receives no public funding for its day-to-day running costs. It relies on the income it generates across activities, as well as the donations and grants kindly provided by our supporters. We thank you in advance, for your kind donations.