Church, Clock & Belfry Guided Tours

Type:Days Out

St Thomas a Beckett, Cliffe High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2AW

Tel: 07971 497 011

Workings for church bells and clock


Guided tour of the Church, the Clock and the Belfry.

Introduction to the church, guided church tower climb, hear the ancient 1670 clock in action as it strikes 12 noon, see the magnificent oak bell frame c. 1400 and the bells dating to 1566.

Please note, 42 narrow stone steps, steep and uneven, up narrow spiral staircase to Clock Room, further 15 steps to Belfry.  No seats.  Tower roof not included.

Children welcome - must be accompanied by an adult.  Under 16 free, minimum aged 8.

No refund, all income to church funds.  No public toilets, no dogs.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.00 per adult

Tickets available from Lewes Tourist Information Centre.

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Opening Times

Season (13 July 2024)
Season (27 July 2024)
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* Tours will begin at 11.30am for approx 45 minutes

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