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» Museum Curiosities
The Museum walks programme regularly brings to light little snippets of interesting information, details of some historically significant person or event or even one of those things that is neither significant nor important but raises the comment, &l...
» Museum's Official Opening
Bexhill Museum was officially opened by our patron, Eddie Izzard on Thursday 26 November ...
» Bexhill Museum Newsletters
Welcome to Bexhill Museums newsletters.You can find the latest issue on this page in PDF version, along with the newsletters from the last couple of years (please note some documents are large and may take a...
» Museum Lectures
The Society of Bexhill Museums host a wealth of lectures throughout the year. The 2011/12 lecture programme is available to download here: ...
» Press Releases
The latest press releases in relation to events, activities, lectures, exhibitions and more at Bexhill Museum can be found in the 'All News' section...
» Lecture Archive
 'Museum Evening Lectures' Almost everyone reading this will possess at least o...
» Press Release Archive
Please see the press releases from the past year below:...
» Press Release 26 Jan 2012
VISITORS to Bexhill Mu...
» Press Release 4 Feb 2012
MORE than 70 of the fa...
» Press Release 14 Feb 2012
IN an immediate respon...
» Press Release 2 Mar 2012
THE premier exhibition...
» Kursaal Exhibition opens March 2012
SIX months of detailed research and painstaking work have produced an evocation in miniature of a long-lost Bexhill landmark.At 82, retired architect Bill Hill’s eye for deta...
» Pop Art Exhibtion opens 21 April 2012
A SPECIAL Bexhill Museum exhibition featuring nearly 40 gold and platinum discs, CDs and DVDs has been dedicated to the museum’s unsung heroes. ...
» Seaside Entertainment workshops coming in May
MEMBERS of the public are being invited to take a detailed look at one of the key factors which shaped Twentieth Century Bexhill....
» The Kursaal Story - half-day school: 26 May 2012
The Kursaal Story – Bexhill Museum half-day school Bexhill’s Kursaal has always been a subject of wonder and curiosity. It is no longer there, of course, but how could this stylish, exotic ...
» Heritage Trail Launch
VIEWERS can now learn how Bexhill became the birthplace of British motorsport thanks to a motor heritage trail of five full-colour display boards. A cavalcade of historic vehicles headed by Bexhill Mus...
» A Global Gathering - Exhibition Launch
DELIGHTED students had their first opportunity to see their work on public display whe...
» Museum Open Day Success!
BEXHILL Museum played a key role in the highly-successful Party In The Park venture. Volunteers welcomed more than 1200 visitors as the Museum threw open it doors. Saturday, August 11th will long be remembered as a joyous occasion when fami...
» New audio-visual system unveiled: 5 September 2012
MUSICIANS were seen playing in full wide-screen colour as guests gathered in Bexhill Museum’s cafe for a ceremony marking the gift of its new audio-visual system. The Wednesday, September 5th event was an opportunity to thank Bex...
» Armstrong Car Exhibition Opens 2 October 2012
HAD the manufacturers patented their many technical innovations and put the Armstrong car into production, pioneer motoring would have taken a different course....
» Volunteer Joyce Celebrates 90th Birthday
AMONG the younger volunteers who keep Bexhill Museum running there is one helper who...
» Museum Elva at NEC
A KEY element in Bexhill’s motoring heritage has helped publicise both the town and its museum at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.Members of the Bexhill 100 Motoring Club used a covered trailer specially designed for the ...
» Newsflash
Performance Students bring 100 year old newspaper archives back to life at Bexhill Museum....
» Museum DV8 Performance
THE bound files of the Bexhill Observer dating back to its launch in 1896 were the inspiration for a running series of live performances at Bexhill Museum on Friday, D...
» Volunteer's Good News Year!
VOLUNTEERS who keep Bexhill Museum operating have been told of their “good-news” year.  ...
» Roman Hoard at Museum
WHAT has been described as the most important hoard of Roman 3rd Century coins found in Britain since the 1930s will be on public display at Bexhill Museum from Monday, February 4....
» Folklore Exhibition opens
SIR Goddard Oxenbridge of Brede had the misfortune to be considered an ogre who ate children.  This was not helpful in the 15th Century and in 1487 Sir Goddard was executed by being cut in half with a wooden saw....
» Museum Accreditation
BEXHILL Museum has been awarded full accreditation by the Arts Council after being judged by the same standards as the V&A....
» Museum Welcomes Bexhill Observer
A LAUNCH day to welcome the Bexhill Observer staff held on Friday, April 5 saw many o...
» Giants arrive at Museum
TWO towering figures now stand guardian over Bexhill Museum’s major exhibition ...
» HMS Scourge Presentation
GENERATIONS of children visiting Bexhill Museum will be able to learn of an historic ...
» Titus Gig July 5th 2013
The popular folk/eclectic acoustic/originals band Titus is playing a long-awaited return gig at Bexhill Museum on July 5th as part of the Sussex Folklore season and to help ...
» Wealden Hoard
A GRAPHIC account of the discovery of one of the most important hoards of rare Roman ...
» Family Fun Day report
CHILDREN’S laughter filled the building when Bexhill Museum staged its ...
» Buckswood School Support for Museum
DEDICATED volunteers on the Education Group at Bexhill Museum have doubled the number...
» Spooky Sussex Drop-in
SPOOKY SUSSEX DROP-IN AFTERNOONThursday 31st October 2013 from 2.00 to 4.00pm.Spooky crafts.  Guided Walk-about through the Galle...
» Bexhill Philatelic Society - new display
HISTORY in miniature has been brought to Bexhill Museum. The contents of a single but...
» Green Man lecture report - Dr Geoff Doel
On Wednesday 16th November Dr Geoff Doel gave an interesting, well illustrated talk on the ?Green Man’. These images of ...
» Movers and Shakers March 2014
Movers and Shakers ...
» The Bexhill Museum Centenary Bear
The Limited Edition Bexhill Museum Centenary Bear is in the Museum Shop now....
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» Bexhill Remembers Private Members Viewing.
Bexhill Observer reported the opening of Bexhill Remembers which was well attended on Friday...
» Outing to Kenwood House 8 May
OUTING TO KENWOOD HOUSE, HAMPSTEAD, LONDON...
» Bexhill to Crowhurst Line Exhibition
IT takes a group of dedicated railway ?buffs? to put together an exhibition on a defunct rail line and do the...
» Re-Discovering Ethnography in Kent and Sussex
Collections Review and Community Engagement Project for 2014/15...
» Stepping out to explore Buckholt Farm.
STEPPING OUT TO EXPLORE BUCKHOLT FARM AND LOCAL IRONWORKINGS.Meet at Sidely Car  Park opposite Lidl at 2.00 pm on Sunday 20th July for a somewhat more demanding wa...
» Family Fun Day Success
STRIPED blazer and boater, “flapper” dress and feather boa – Bexhill Museum volunteers went back to the Roari...
» Silent Auction
Thursday 6th November, 10-11.30 am, the Coffee Morning will include a Silent Auction. Find out more at Parkhurst Hall, Parkhurst Road. What treasures will they be selling? Have fun finding out how much they go for. ...
» Half Term Event - WW1
TO pack a room with boisterous, half-term-celebrating, youngsters would seem like a recipe for loud noise. ...
» Museum Marks Silence - 11 11 2014
A UNIQUE occasion produced a unique response. So many people took up Bexhill Museum’s offer to mark Armistice...
» On line Donations. Justgiving.com/bexhillmuseum
Donations can now be made on line at https://www.justgiving.com/bexhillmuseum....
» JustTextGiving QCGS39 to 70070
Text QCGS39 £5 to 70070 to donate £5 to Bexhill Museum Ltd and make a difference today. JustTextGiving by Vodafone.Bexhill Museum depends on donations and the small entran...
» Bexhill Museum "punches above its weight"
BEXHILL has an “exemplary” small museum which “punch...
» Lecture. Natural Flood Management
Wednesday 18th February at 2.30 pm. St Augustin's Church Hall.Natural Flood Management and The Importance of Water.Fran Southgate, Wetlan...
» The Bexhill History Trail
The Bexhill History Trail Although Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, England, has a rich and diverse history, at first ...
» Bexhill-to-Bexhill: Conversations with Annie.
Louise Kenward is Artist in Residence at the Museum every Thursday. Last year she followed Annie Brassey's travels to all the other Bexhill's around the world and her messages from her travels are displayed a...
» Bexhill History Trail - March 2015
A NEW venture by a Bexhill Museum volunteer reveals in detail just how many fascinating memorials, monuments ...
» Football legend honours Specials
THE achievements of the 1066 Specials, the club which enables everyone to enjoy sport...
» Dreamtime Photographs
Easter Holiday Arts and Crafts: Dreamtime Workshop....
» Waterloo Exhibition
ENGLISH newspapers containing vital information to him may well have come into Napoleon Bonaparte’s hands courtesy of Bexhill smug...
» Bricklehurst Manor School Visit
From Ticehurst, Bricklehurst School visited on an Enhanced School "Seasides of the Past" Museum ...
» Hypsecospinus - new display!
TWO years of painstaking excavation, conservation and research have gone into the presentation of a remarkabl...
» MP drops in on Bexhill Museum cream tea
“I LOVE coming here,” town MP Huw Merriman told volunteers when he dropped in at a fund-raising cream tea at ...
» Bexhill-on-Sea: A history by Julian Porter is back
Three of Curator Julian Porter's books are back in stock in the shop....
» Brewers Aid Museum
BUSINESS sponsorship for Bexhill’s independent, voluntarily-run muse...
» Bexhill Garages Exhibition 2016
IN the days before a series of amalgamations reduced the British motor...
» Space Art
Well done all the young artists who came to Planets, Space and Stars. Stars, every one!...
» Exploring Stuff Be The Curator Activity Board
The Be The Curator Board is complete....
» Bexhill Museum Exploring Stuff facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/bexhillmuseum.exploringstuff151054773940633/ ...
» Exploring Stuff at Bexhill College
Exploring Stuff at Bexhill College.A display at Bexhill College is showing objects from the Museum stores as examples of the kinds of objects used to inspire the art students and workshop pa...
» Stepping Out - half term walk
A STEEP learning-curve awaited the small group of people who responded to a dual invi...
» Eddie opens family rail layout
THE museum had its busiest day in memory when comedian and actor Eddi...
» Geotourist comes to Bexhill
VISITORS and residents alike can now learn about Bexhill’s landmarks and their histor...
» Museum given Glover piano
WHEN our curator Julian Porter was offered the piano once owned by the impresario who...
» Buckwood School presentation.
On Monday 15th August Buckwood School presented a donation cheque in appreciation of the educational work of the Museum's Education Group. ...
» Farewell Party for Chris O'Grady, Volunteer
After 11 years a Bexhil...
» Costume and Textile Extravaganza
A Very Successful Costume and Textile Weekend.Lace Ma...
» Costume and Textile Extravaganza Report
THE first of many visitors to the Costume and Textile Extravaganza over the weekend o...
» Bexhill's Lost World at AGM
A £3m venture designed to enable residents, newcomers moving to the to...
» 2016 Members discount and Sale
Many Bexhill Museum Items discounted now!...
» Lecture, Bodgers and Badgers
Bodgers and Badgers, Museum LectureBadgers and Bodgers", by John Dowling is Bexhill Museum's next lecture on Wednesday, 16th November at 2.30pm in St Augustine's church hall, off Cooden Drive. It will tell how...
» Remembrance Day Presentation of Research
Captain A. F. J. Hannaford of the Royal Engineers Bomb Disposal Corp...
» Lecture by the County Archeologist
"The Archaeology of North Bexhill and the Coombe Haven."Wednesday, 1st March at 2.30pm at St Augustine's Church Hall, off Cooden Drive. Bexhill Museum lecture -...
» People Object Place
Bexhill Museum wins National Lottery support for Migration Project....
» Model Railway Weekend Success
AS generous as ever with his time in his old home town, actor and come...
» Bexhill Museum Book Sale
Bexhill Museum BOOK SALESaturday 13th May 2017, 11.00 am to 1.00 pm.In the Education Room at the Museum.Second Hand Books at Bargain Prices...
» Izzard: A Bexhill Family Journey book signing
Bexhill Museum is proud to announce the publication of John Izzard’s long-awaited autobiography – Izzard: A Bexhi...
» June 24th Strawberry Cream Tea
Advance Notice: Strawberry Cream Tea.24th June 2017 1.00-3.00pm...
» New People Object Place Temporary Exhibition
8th July to 17th July 2017People Object Place: Exploring Migration in the Region.More details are on the   ...
» People-Object-Place Project exhibition opens
HOW two Jewish emigres ...
» Heritage RNLI coin collector unveiled
VOLUNTEERS from Bexhill Museum have researched the history of a unique...
» Bexhill Model Railway Club Open Day
Bexhill Model Railway Club Event.12th August 2017 from 10.00am till 5.00pm at St Richard's Catholic College, Ashdown Road, Bexhill-on-sea.If you ca...
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