A digital exploration of a mysterious museum object

Iraqi-born artist Jananne Al-Ani shines a digital light on a beautiful brass artefact in a remarkable exhibition at Eastbourne’s Towner Gallery.


Rare papers trace the bureaucracy behind Slavery’s cruelty

Museum archives reveal the peculiar bureaucracy behind the cruelty of slavery, as members of the Royal Family face protests during their Caribbean tours.


National Lottery Open Week Two-for-One ticket offer

Visitors to Bexhill Museum who show a National Lottery ticket or scratchcard at our front desk can get two-for-one admission all next week.


Bexhill’s child refugees saved from the death camps

Two little refugee girls spotted in an archived school photo from 1939 tell the story how the town helped save them from a concentration camp.


Help Santa find gifts for his elves this weekend

Last chance to join the children’s trail at Bexhill Museum before Xmas. Give Santa a hand by spotting the elves’ presents and win a prize for helping him out.


Winter Wartime Model Railway gets a TV airing

The popular hobby & history channel Yesterday TV is featuring Eddie Izzard’s model railway at Bexhill Museum. Here’s where & when to watch it.


Join the Park Life Trail: A quiz for children

Rediscover a place full of surprises with a free nature & history quiz for children and their parents visiting the Museum and Egerton Park this summer.

First Thursday Coffee Mornings are back

Bexhill Museum’s ever popular First Thursday Coffee Mornings are back with all the old favourite features – raffle, book sales, bric-a-brac and good conversation.


Holiday Activities & Food Programme (HAF)

Our part in the Holiday Activities & Food Programme inspired by Marcus Rashford MBE, open to children aged 8-11 receiving benefits-related free school meals.


The story of Bexhill’s pre-war Nazi girls’ school

How Bexhill came to host a finishing school for daughters of the Nazi elite, and inspired Eddie Izzard’s new film, Six Minutes to Midnight.

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