Petworth and the surrounding area
West Sussex is the sunniest county in the UK and attracts homebuyers and tourists alike for its stunning landscapes, picture perfect coastlines and quaint market towns. Petworth is perfectly situated to take advantage of all the area has to offer.
To help you get started browse our guides of attractions in Petworth and beyond.
Petworth is often cited as the best place in the UK for antique shopping. Dealers from far and wide find treasures in our many shops and markets. What will you discover?
Art and culture
From leading international modern artists to historic classical fine art, if you are looking for world class exhibitions and inspirational experiences Petworth has it all.
Food and wine
Celebrating the amazing larder that is West Sussex and with Petworth flying the flag for quality fresh, locally sourced food and drink, enjoy all there is to offer!
Gardens and nature
Serene moments of natural beauty can be found all around Petworth. Visit the wide-open spaces of the South Downs or stroll the manicured gardens of large country homes, there is so much to explore!
Heritage and history
Communities in West Sussex take pride in preserving and restoring our history. Not only can you find how the other half lived in the great stately homes and castles nearby but you can also visit The Weald and Downland Museum to go back in time yourself!
Sport and Motorsport
We have more than our fair share of outstanding sport in West Sussex. Polo, racing and motorsport draw thousands of spectators to the region each year.
Walking and Cycling
There is no better way to explore the area than by bike or on foot. Browse our ideas for cycling, walking and dog walking routes in the area.