Ale at Amberley - Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd September
Join us for our 12th annual Ale festival, with over 60 local beers, ales and perries, hot and cold food and musical entertainment throughout the day and the Friday and Saturday evenings. The Museum is open as usual during the day. During the day you can explore the 36 acre Museum, taking a ride on the narrow gauge railway or hisoric bus.
After 5:00pm the Ale Festival will located at the Museum Limeburners Cafe, day visitors are welcome to stay (using the Museum entry tickets). Over 18s only.
The event is pre-booked tickets only for the evening sessions on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd
The Museum is open as normal from 10:00am until 5:00pm on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday daytimes, with drink up day on the Sunday. (Evenings are not included in Museum Membership).
  1. Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd DAY
    Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd DAY
    On Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd the Museum is open as normal from 10:00am. The ale festival will run from 12:00 noon. Museum closes at 5:00pm. Daytime ale festival is covered under your standard Museum entry tickets that can be purhcased online or on the door on the day.
  2. Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd EVE
    Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd EVE
    For the Friday 1st and Satuday 2nd evenings you can arrive from 6:00pm and stay until 10:30pm (bars close at 10:00pm) and it is advanced tickets only at a special rate of £5.00 per person. Over 18s only. Book tickets online using the above link.
  3. Sunday 3rd DAY
    Sunday 3rd DAY
    Sunday 2nd is drink up day. Museum open as usual from 10:00am until 5:00pm. Bars open from 12 noon until 4:00pm. After 2:00pm on this day only all remaining ales will be reduced in price and card holding CAMRA members will also gain entry FREE after 2:00pm.
  4. Friday 1st EVE Buses
    Friday 1st EVE Buses
    For an additional £5.00 per person, you can take advantage of the Dark Star or Partridge Bus services which will pick you up and depart from the Museum at 10:30pm with the route in reverse. Dark Star Bus picks up at PORTSLADE: Stanley Arms 18:15; SHOREHAM-BY-SEA: Duke of Wellington 18:25, Buckingham Arms 18:30; LANCING: Stanley Ale House 6.45; WORTHING: Seldon Arms 18:55. Partridge Bus picks up at PARTRIDGE GREEN 18:10, HENFIELD 18:20, SMALL DOLE 18:26, UPPER BEEDING 18:30, BRAMBER 18:31, STEYNING 18:35, WASHINGTON 18:42, STORRINGTON 18:50. To find out more and to book bus tickets please contact us