With its dramatic scenery, varied wildlife and vivid history, Beachy Head and the surrounding area offer lots of learning opportunities.

School Visits

Engage the senses with educational visits to Beachy Head

Suggested Itinerary

Plan your tour of Beachy Head and East Dean


A landmark for seafarers and as a home to communities in nearby East Dean.

Flora & Fauna

Beachy Head and the South Downs are home to a startling variety of plants and creatures.

Whether you’re an amateur historian, curious visitor or active learner, there is plenty to engage your mind at Beachy Head.

Beachy Head, Cuckmere Haven and the Seven Sisters all make ideal venues for school visits, as children can see a mixture of geological forces and historical evidence that bring learning to life.

Visitors should also keep a look out for some of the area’s varied fauna and flora. Mammals and reptiles find shelter in the downland, while thousands of migrating birds set off from Beachy Head each year.

Hive of Activity

Walking, mountain biking, Horse riding and more