All events at the History House unless stated
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Due to Covid-19 are hours are affected and will change. Please call ahead 01424461446 if you are making a special journeyOct Thurs/Fri 1-4pm Sat/Sun 12-4pmFishermen's MuseumExhibition - Hastings Net Shops – Why They Are Unique
Oct 2020 Thurs-Sat11-4pm (times dependant on volunteers)History HouseExhibitions, enquiries, book sales.
current exhibition from 1st August from the Hastings Local History group 'Artists in Hastings' and Bygone of Hastings Carnivals
Old Town WalksThe regular walks have been suspended due to Covid-19 restrictions.Start Tuesday May 5th weekly until 15th SeptemberOHPSMeet 2.30pm at the UPPER Station TN34 3RD of the West Hill Lift N.B. the lift is out of order at the time of writing so please make an allowance for this contact Regular walks resume in May
Stade WalksThe regular walks have been suspended due to Covid-19 restrictionsFMMeet 11am at the Fishermen's Museum
Old Town Carnival Week check out the website for more info -
Weekly Weds10.30 – 12.00HAARGDiscussion group. Evening meetings 7.30 on 2nd Weds of the month
1st Tues of the Month & 3rd Tues 7.30 – 10.30HLHGBoth the monthly meetings of Hastings Local History group are now at the History House.
Weekly Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun.Close Sundays in Jan.11-4pmOHPSHistory House Open- exhibitions, enquiries, book sales.
Group bookings for walksTo SuitOHPSFMStade Guided Walks contact 01424461446.
Group Talks AvailableOHPS/Cemetery Contact Anne Scott see below.
Fishermen’s Museum – contact Jan Sellers – see below
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Stade and Old Town Guided Walks schedule 2020

Planning Matters

The new arrangements for consultation on new applications means that we do not get sent weekly lists. You can see at

Good quality second hand books wanted for our book sale

Contact details

OHPS – Old Hastings Preservation Society Anne Scott 01424 427718, Ian Porter 01424 812662, History House 01424 424744. 

Fishermen’s Museum  Shipkeeper Jan Sellers Tel:  01424 461446 

Friends of Hastings Cemetery,  Hastings Cemetery contact 01424 427718,

HAARGHastings Area Archaeological Research Group, prospective members welcome. Contact Lynn/Kevin 01424 812092

HLHG – Hastings Local History Group – prospective members welcome to attend a session. Brian Lawes 01424 437253

HSTLS-Hastings and St Leonards Society 

HRFHS Hastings and Rother Family History Society. Linda Smith 437493 email