West Dean Gardens
Will be reopening to the public on 26 June, and to Friends on 22 June. Pre-booking required. More information and booking:

Weald & Downland Living Museum
Open but visiting by pre-booking only (includes members) More information and booking:

Arundel WWT Wetlands Centre
Open from 10 June.  Tickets released each Wednesday at 9am. Find out how to book and what's changed:

Denmans Garden
Open via prior reservation only Thursday - Sunday 10-4pm.  To book please email or ring 01243 278 950.

Uppark (National Trust)
Gardens and parkland open and accessible via pre-booked ticket only. Visit

Petworth Park (National Trust) 
Parkland and pleasure grounds open and accessible via pre-booked ticket only. Visit

Chichester Cathedral
Open daily for individual private prayer. Changes have been implemented to allow you to visit safely. More information here

Chichester Canal
While cruising the canal is not yet possible, the Canal Cafe reopens on 1st July for takeaway refreshments.

Chichester City Centre
Many city centre shops have reopened. CHichester BID has put together a directory so you can easily check which businesses have opened their doors. Visit

Chawton House 
The gardens will be opening from 4th July, 11am-4.30pm by pre-booked advance ticket only, with numbers restricted to ensure the Gardens are safe for both staff and visitors. To aid with social distancing, entry will be split into morning/afternoon time slots. Discover new walking trails, and pop-up plant fairs. Take-away refreshments will be available.

Butser Ancient Farm
A phased reopening of Butser Ancient Farm is planned from 4th July, initially for limited dates and times and for pre-booked tickets only. At first this is likely to be during weekends and on Thursdays. More details will follow in the next week regarding how to book tickets and the extra safety precautions being put into place.

Emirates Spinnaker Tower
Open Thursday - Sunday 11am-5pm. Pre-booking required. More information here

RSPB Reserves: Pagham Harbour & Medmerry
Both reserves are open for walkers, and Medmerry for cyclists too. The car park at Pagham Harbour visitor centre is open but the visitor centre remains closed, along with the toilets. Visitors are asked not to park at the Church Norton car par as this has become extremely busy and distancing has not been easy. 

Petworth, Midhurst and Selsey Town Centres
Businesses are reopening and look forward to welcoming you back. Safety measures have been put in place to ensure you can shop safely.

Petworth Antique Market
Reopening 1st July, 10am-5pm (Mon-Sat) and 11am-4pm (Sun). 


West Wittering beach car park is open but can ONLY be accessed by season ticket holders and those who pre-book. Please DO NOT travel there without a pre-booked ticket. The parking of vehicles in small residential streets has been dangerous and prevented good access for pedestrians and emergency vehicles. Book using Just Park or follow links from here:

East Wittering, Bracklesham Bay and Selsey beaches are also open, with car parks and public toilets open too. Information on the car parking available is here along with details on using MiPermit.