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Bateman’s

Muddy says: Surrounded by the wooded landscape of the Sussex Weald, this 17th-century house, former home to Rudyard Kipling, is now a fabulous place to visit both inside and out.

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Knockhatch Adventure Park

Muddy says: A well-loved family attraction that has plenty of activities to get stuck into come rain or shine plus an adjoining dry ski slope

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Bodiam Castle

Muddy says: This stunning, riverside 14th century moated castle with a ruined interior offers a glimpse of medieval splendour and a fantastic fun-filled family day out - including boating adventures!

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Leonardslee Gardens, near Horsham

Muddy says: Fabulous gardens and lakes (plus the odd albino wallaby) make for a full day out. Treat yourself to fine dining or afternoon tea with a view in the Interlude Restaurant.

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Herstmonceux Castle

Muddy says: Explore themed gardens with a castle backdrop, hire a unique wedding venue, or join in the annual Medieval Festival or other fun events

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Weald & Downland Living Museum, Singleton

Muddy says: History has never been such fun! Step into real homes and workplaces of bygone centuries transported to one gorgeous setting - great for family days out, even weddings.

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Phileas Fogg’s World of Adventures

Muddy says: A fun and original indoor adventure with great themed sets, this is perfect for parties from kids' birthdays to stags and hens

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Fontwell Park

Muddy says: Close to Arundel, this unique jumps course makes for a fun day out. Keep an eye on the calendar for family days and other themed events

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Borde Hill Garden

Muddy says: historic plants, sweeping views and frequent family events mean there's always a reason to return to this special place

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Arundel Wetland Centre

Muddy says: Varied ways to get close to wildlife on land and water and a busy programme of children's activities make this a natural winner for a day out

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Amberley Museum, Sussex school holidays

Amberley Museum

Muddy says: This huge museum brings history to life with demonstrations, vintage vehicle rides and more. A sure bet for a family day out.

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Fishers Adventure Farm Park

Muddy says: Find year-round indoor and outdoor family fun at Fishers, with animal encounters, play zones, rides and much more to keep you and yours amused

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Plumpton Racecourse, Wedding venues, Sussex, Party Venues Sussex, Unusual wedding venues, Sussex

Plumpton Racecourse

Muddy says: This compact racecourse backed by the South Downs is a hidden gem. Make a day of it with a meal on site or hire a venue with a view for a big bash.

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