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Old Town Hastings, St Leonards-on-Sea

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Step back into 19th-century England by exploring Old Town Hastings. The old fishing village, located on the south coast of Essex, boasts many attractions for the whole family, including museums, art galleries, restaurants, and an aquarium. Wander the cobblestone streets, full of eclectic shops and cafes, or admire medieval architecture at one of the two old Anglican churches. Walk or take the tram up the hill behind the town for a birds-eye view of the village and impressive views of the English coastline. Plan your Old Town Hastings visit and explore what else you can see and do in St Leonards-on-Sea using our St Leonards-on-Sea trip planner.
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  • Can't get enough of this place. There's always something new to see or enjoy, a musician playing a tune or an individual or group making life interesting. Keep an eye out for the hanging "Dirty Old.....  more »
  • The old town part off Hastings is well worth a visit. We enjoyed wandering around the narrow old streets and visited the quaint independent shops  more »
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