Cards for Charity Pop-Up Shop

Visit the Cards for Charity pop up shop located in our Oak Room. Open Tuesday-Saturday 10.30am-4.30pm. Access to view the whole of the beautifully restored house is available on Friday’s when we are now open 10am-3pm. Come and view the restoration, our specially commission painted cloth, Tudor banquet table, period

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Friday Open Days

Bridge Cottage Open Days – From November 4th to December 16th. A fantastic opportunity to come and discover the restoration work at Bridge Cottage. Join us  and explore the intimate rooms of this rare medieval ‘Wealden’ hall house built around 1436. At Bridge Cottage we open our doors for the

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Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween from Bridge Cottage! Take a look at the witch marks carved into our fire surround here during the 16/17th Century. Do you notice the Apotropaic designs, more commonly known as ‘ritual protection marks’ or ‘witch marks’. They aren’t in any way associated with witchcraft directly, despite the name,

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Atmospheric Halloween Event

This was a wonderful, atmospheric event. Bridge Cottage was the perfect venue for some spooky activities. The main hall fire was lit, we had illuminated pumpkins on show, a Tudor witch and plenty of Halloween craft activities.  

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SPOOKY FUN AT NIGHT

SPOOKY FUN THIS EVENING! Come along to Bridge Cottage at Night, a special Halloween themed family event which is part of the national Museums at Night celebration. A unique opportunity to explore the atmospheric Bridge Cottage at night – see our Halloween decorations, follow our spooky quiz trail and make

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An Evening of Witchcraft, Magic and Medicine

Fascinating talk at Bridge Cottage last night by Dr Simon Davies about early modern beliefs in Witchcraft, Magic and Medicine. We hold regular monthly historical talks on the first Thursday of the month. Our next evening talk will be held on 3rd November. Nicola, one of our heritage education officers, will give

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Halloween @ Bridge Cottage

Come to our ‘Museums At Night’ event for some spooky Halloween fun. Thursday 27th Oct 5-8pm. Join us at our atmospheric and newly restored Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre for a special late opening Halloween event. Get involved with some halloween themed crafts, explore the building and complete our spooky quiz trail.

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The first in our concert series – A huge success

Our concert series began on Saturday evening 17th Sept with Wealden Flute and Harp Duo: Charlotte Munro – Flute and Anna Wynne – Harp. The acoustics were stunning in the setting of our upper hall chamber. The series continues monthly, see here for further details: http://www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk/events/  

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Jazz Comes to Bridge Cottage

The next concert in the ‘Music @ Bridge Cottage’ series, on Saturday October 15th at 8.00pm, features the cool sounds of the Rachel Munro Jazz Trio. Using a fresh blend of contemporary tunes and well- known jazz standards, Rachel Munro’s soulful voice is backed by Joss Peach on keyboard and

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Helping Youth Career Prospects

We are pleased to be supporting this East Sussex County Council initiative to help young people experience the world of work in different sectors. We look forward to welcoming young people to the Heritage sector and showing them our wonderful 15th Century Wealden hall house. The Open Doors project, run

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