Welcome to Bexhill Museum

Bexhill Museum Interior

Welcome to Bexhill Museum

The Collections

Bexhill Museum offers something for everyone from local history & archaeology to fashion & Bexhill’s motor heritage. Our unique collections are housed in a distinctive building combining a traditional Edwardian museum with a modern extension.

The Museum runs a wide range of special events, activities and workshops throughout the year for children, families and adults.

The Sargent Collection | The Costume Collection  | The Technology Collection | Bexhill in WWII

What's On

Diarty of events and exhibitions at Bexhill Museum

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Learning activities for all ages

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News & Events

Eddie Izzard at the WWII gallery in Bexhill Museum

Eddie boosts Xmas special opening hours

BEXHILL Museum has extended its season to open over the Christmas period – boosted by the popularity of a new model railway commissioned by one of ...
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Christmas Museum Exclusive

Our new World War II Gallery is open and featuring the Bexhill in Winter 1940 themed model railway layout designed by Eddie Izzard.  And if that ...
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Eddie opens his Crazy Idea

AN enthusiastic Eddie Izzard has explained to press and television how his “crazy idea” of recreating the snow scene which greeted his evacuee father on his ...
Bexhill marks Queen Victoria's 200th anniversary

Bexhill marks Queen Victoria’s 200th anniversary

THE star exhibit in the Museums Costume and Social History gallery, a mourning dress worn by Queen Victoria in 1892, was once used for dressing-up games, ...

Lace and embroidery weekend

EXQUISITE quality was the hallmark of the Museum’s lace and embroidery weekend, an event which brought admirers of these skills to the Costume Group’s beautifully-presented display ...