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Education Visits

Rye Heritage Centre has a long history of providing discounted group visits for local schools and colleges, schools from Europe and all over the world, and adult education groups. The Rye Heritage Centre Charity set up in 2020 is keen to maintain this tradition and develop the service provided.

Light & Sound Show Education Benefits:

  • Discounted standard admission price.

  • Free entry for supervising adults or tour guides and coach drivers.

  • Pre-booked visits ensure a reserved private viewing.

  • Shows are available in English, Spanish, French and German with subtitles for other languages being developed.

  • Shows are hosted by our staff and volunteers who will take questions and tell you more about the town of Rye.

  • Pre-booked time slots mean your visit can easily be planned to suit.

  • Multiple payment options are available.

  • Additional educational materials can be supplied on request.


Will receive further discounts and tailor-made additional educational resources if required – please contact us to discuss




How To Book

To enquire or to make a booking for a Education visit, please complete the online enquiry form in the red box. A member of the team will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your trip. Alternatively, you can send an email to

Please note: We request a minimum of two week’s notice from the chosen date of your visit to secure a group booking.  

Education group numbers only need to be estimated as we may have to split showings for larger numbers.

While one part of the group experiences the sound and light experience others are free to roam the shop and other attractions/exhibits within the centre.

Rye Town Group Tours

We are able to offer group tours around Rye that are similar to that of our standard tours. Please email for further information.


Where do coaches and minibuses park?
Set down point: Coach Park next to Railway Station(///twee.receive.kettles), and outside Rye Heritage Centre (///poem.collides.embedded)
Coach park: Next to Railway Station (///twee.receive.kettles)

How long will we need at Rye Heritage Centre?
We would recommend a minimum of 45 minutes for a group visit, to make sure there’s plenty of time to explore.

Education Booking Enquiry

Group Show Enquiries

*We are not open every day. Late showings may only be available in peak season. Subtitled showings will be available from Summer/Autumn 2022.