The surrounding area has a wide variety of interesting places to visit: click on the pictures below for more information. Our ancient village church Arundel castle stately home and gardens Information about the village Weald and Downland open air museum with historic buildings saved from across the South East of England The remarkable remains of a large Roman villa with renowned mosaic floors Chichester Cathedral – at the centre of Chichester for over 900 years Amberley Museum is a working industrial museum on a 36 acre site The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust in Arundel West Dean gardens, just down the road from the Weald and Downland museum The Goodwood Estate – famous for its Festival of Speed, “Glorious Goodwood” flat racing and much more Tangmere Military Aviation Museum in a corner of the old Tangmere airfield, famed as an RAF fighter station 1918-1958 Parham House – an Elizabethan family house with award-winning gardens. Petworth House was inspired by the Baroque palaces of Europe and nestled in the South Downs. It has the finest art collection in the care of the National Trust. The South Downs National Park Authority looks after this treasured part of England. A useful website with much information. The National Gardens Scheme – gardens open for charity – often with more than 40 gardens within 10 miles of Bignor. We open our garden under this scheme. Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship theatres. The South Downs long distance footpath runs from Winchester to Eastbourne and is one of Britain’s national trails. South Downs Discovery – A travel company specialising in walking holidays along the South Downs Way, including baggage transfers. Their guests stay with us. Information about the county of West Sussex.