Independent Visits

Hasting Pier by dRMM. For Designmap. Copyright Jim Stephenson 2016
Hasting Pier by dRMM. For Designmap. Copyright Jim Stephenson 2016

You can use the heritage interpretation in the Birch and Digital Memories Room and outside on the Pier deck free of charge.

Search for the spots on the deck where key events took place.

  • Use the telescopes and periscopes on the Pier deck to look out to sea or under the Pier.
  • Use the multi touch tables and digital kiosks to explore the Digital Memory, our online archive.
  • Watch the Pier memories animation – a series of 6 short animations aimed at young people interpreting the history of the Pier.


Please be aware that the Digital Memories and Birch Room may be unavailable if there is a pre-booked group or event.

The following trails are available to use as part of an independent visit: