Redoubt Fortress & Military Museum
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Among the displays are a German staff car captured in WWII, a huge armoury, and a recreation of a camp used by the Irish Hussars in the first Gulf War.
The Royal Sussex Regiment was raised in 1701, and the museum displays a huge array of medals, badges, uniforms, and drums from over 300 years of service across the globe.
Queen's Royal Irish Hussars Regimental Collection combines collections of memorabilia from the history of the 4th Queen's Own Hussars and The 8th King's Royal Irish Hussars. Among the items on display is a Russian bugle used during the ill-fated Charge of the Light Brigade in the Crimean War.
A joint ticket is available to see the Redoubt, Newhaven Fort, and Seaford's Martello Tower at reduced rates.
The Redoubt Fortress is now CLOSED to visitors. We will update this page as we learn more, but in the meantime please DO NOT make plans to visit.
About Redoubt Fortress & Military Museum
Address: Royal Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, England, BN22 7AQ
Attraction Type: Museum
Location: Admission fee.
Website: Redoubt Fortress & Military Museum
Photo Credit: Paul Farmer, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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