All events at the History House unless stated
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Daily10-5pm Please note from 1st Nov we revert to winter hours 11-4pmFishermen's MuseumExhibition - Hastings Net Shops – Why They Are Unique
Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun when staff available. Closed Sundays11-4pm (times dependant on volunteers)History HouseExhibitions, enquiries, book sales.
current exhibition - Hastings and S Leonards Literary Connections - An exhibition of some of the many writers who lived in or visited Hastings
Old Town WalksStart 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 WalksStart Easter Saturday 11th AprilFMMeet 11am at the Fishermen's Museum
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