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Birling Gap

Birling Gap

Birling Gap, Eastbourne, Sussex, BN20 0AB

National Trust coastal car park and part of the famous Seven Sisters chalk cliffs with plenty of free parking after 6pm.


Birling Gap is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Location events organiser

National Trust

National Trust organises events at this location

Please contact National Trust directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 05/12/21

    2%
  • 05/12/21

    4%
  • 06/12/21

    0%
  • 06/12/21

    5%

Weather forecast for Birling Gap (beach) (0.2 miles away) updated 05/12/21 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Adur Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 6th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Southwick Community Centre, Southwick, BN42 4TE (20.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Eastbourne Astronomical Society meeting

    Saturday 11th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Willingdon Memorial Hall, Willingdon, BN20 9HT (4.4 miles away)

    More info
  • CADSAS lecture meeting (cancelled)

    Monday 13th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

    Cranbrook School Observatory, Cranbrook, TN17 3JD (28.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Adur Astronomical Society observing group

    Wednesday 15th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Clayton Church Hall, Clayton, BN6 9PJ (19.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Observing at Clayton Church Hall with Adur Astronomical Society

    Wednesday 15th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

    Clayton Church Hall, Clayton, BN6 9PJ (19.4 miles away)

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