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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 ...
Bexhill's Amiens Raid Air Ace

Bexhill’s Amiens Raid Air Ace

BRITISH & Commonwealth servicemen and women who lost their lives in the service of their countries are buried all over the world where their graves are ...
1950s and 60s Exhibition

1950s and 60s Exhibition

VIBRANT colours, bold imaginative designs -   Bexhill Museum's 2019 exhibition on the Costume Gallery catwalk pays tribute to the exotic Fifties and Sixties. Costume Group ...
Blues Unlimited - new exhibition

Blues Unlimited – new exhibition

BEXHIL Museum has a new exhibition for 2019 celebrating the work of two townspeople who in the 1960s founded a magazine still considered to have been ...
Eddie dedicates WWII rail layout

Eddie dedicates WWII rail layout

MODEL locomotives were chuffing, an air-raid warning siren was wailing and World War II posters lined the wall as the museum's patron, comedian and actor Eddie ...