Bexhill Museum is closed

In line with Government advice and in common with other museums & galleries in the area

Bexhill Museum Interior

Bexhill Museum is closed

In line with Government advice and in common with other museums & galleries in the area

A very special collection

Bexhill Museum is currently closed on government advice and will reopen in 2021, but you can take a 'virtual' tour of our galleries at any time. Click here or on the Visit Us tab.

Rother District Council

 Bexhill Museum thanks the National Lottery & Arts Council England, East Sussex County Council, Rother District Council and an anonymous donor for their emergency financial support during the current crisis.

 

Additional support for our reopening activities has come from the South East Museum Development Programme and the European Regional Development Fund via the South East Creatives Cultural and Digital Sector Programme.

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