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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.

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National Trust

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


Weather forecast

  • 17/08/22

    21° 32%
  • 17/08/22

    19° 8%
  • 18/08/22

    18° 3%
  • 18/08/22

    18° 6%

Weather forecast for Birling Gap (beach) (0.2 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Herstmonceux Astronomy Festival 2022

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 14:00pm to Sunday 4th September 2022 12:00pm

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham, BN27 1RN (10.7 miles away)

    More info
  • Worthing Astronomers Club Night

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Clapham & Patching Village Hall, Worthing, BN13 3UT (29.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Worthing Astronomers club observing night

    Saturday 3rd September 2022 from 19:00pm to 23:00pm

    Clapham & Patching Village Hall, Worthing, BN13 3UT (29.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Eastbourne Astronomical Society meeting

    Saturday 3rd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

    More info
  • Adur Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Monday 5th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

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

    More info

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