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Old Town Hastings, Hastings

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Step back into 19th-century England by exploring Old Town Hastings. The old fishing village, located on the south coast of Essex, boasts many attractions for the whole family, including museums, art galleries, restaurants, and an aquarium. Wander the cobblestone streets, full of eclectic shops and cafes, or admire medieval architecture at one of the two old Anglican churches. Walk or take the tram up the hill behind the town for a birds-eye view of the village and impressive views of the English coastline. Plan your Old Town Hastings visit and explore what else you can see and do in Hastings using our Hastings trip planner .
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  • Visited Old Town Hastings twelve years ago, great science fiction shop down there, unfortunately it has been replaced with a garden shop now. Some nice shops, including one that sold Harry Potter/Game...  more »
  • A stroll along the seafront brought me to the old town of Hastings. This area has been cleaned up since I was last here and there are several quaint curio shops to explore. The West Cliff funicular ru...  more »
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