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Bexhill Museum

Egerton Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN39 3HL

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From £1.50
Bexhill Museum

About

The museum's main galleries include costume and motor racing heritage as well as local archaeology and history, dinosaurs and fossils, and social history. Interactive displays and research access centre.

Discover the hidden history of Bexhill from earliest days to medieval village, smuggling, Napoleonic barrack town, Victorian/Edwardian resort and the birthplace of British motor racing in 1902.

Find out more about the museum, including an interview with its curator, here.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult ticket£3.00 per ticket
Child 6-16 yrs£1.50 per ticket
including students over 16£2.50 per ticket
pre booked groups£2.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    78
  • Very Good
    73
  • Average
    15
  • Poor
    3
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • neil W
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Eclectic mix
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th April 2019
    Enjoyed our visit, friendly and informative staff. Eddie Izzard's train set a highlight and good to see the new one sponsored by Eddie under construction Read full review
  • Taniabellamia
    Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Lovely little museum
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th June 2019
    Nice welcome on the front desk, lots to see, love the costume section. Two floors, jammed packed with exhibits, excellent. Great for all ages and accessible with lifts and ramps Read full review
  • hawkes2an
    Cranbrook, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    An eclectic museum with something to suit all ages
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 18th July 2019
    This is an eclectic museum full of exhibits and with very helpful, informed volunteers. It is on two floors but is accessible to all with a lift between the floors. There is something to suit all... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is B2182(Bexhill seafront). On north side of West Parade by the clock tower.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Bexhill. Turn right out of station, down Sea Road to promenade. Turn right along promenade, past De La Warr Pavilion onto West Parade. Turn right on reaching clock tower.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Braille labels, guides, local history, handling collection and details
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Vending machines
  • Picnic Site - in adjacent park

Establishment Features

  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 3 hours
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 55
  • Min group size - 6
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Opening Times

2018 (21 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday11:00 - 17:00*
Tuesday - Friday10:00 - 17:00*
Saturday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018

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