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Bexhill Museum

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

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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
    84
  • Very Good
    73
  • Average
    15
  • Poor
    3
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • Lyn M
    Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
    Excellent museum.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 27th August 2019
    So much history of various types to show what has come to make Bexhill a great little town. I especially enjoyed the section on clothing and the video recounting old Bexhill. Read full review
  • Andrew D
    East Sussex, United Kingdom
    What a little Gem.
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 5th September 2019
    I have never been here then last week my wife and i decided to try somewhere local and where we haver beed to before. I wish we had gone before. What a little Gem from the gentleman that we first... Read full review
  • cjdoug
    Abbots Langley, United Kingdom
    Very interesting visit for us both
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 11th September 2019
    My wife and I found most of the many and varied exhibits interesting, especially the Spike Milligan stuff 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 2019 Tourism South East Member 2019 2019

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