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Bexhill Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Quite an Education

We visited Bexhill Museum this month for the first time since we were kids (1952).It has been... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jayess34
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
A little gem

A really good small museum well worth the small entrance fee. The costumes and dresses are... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
roscwmbran
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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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Egerton Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 3HL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Bexhill Museum this month for the first time since we were kids (1952).It has been greatly improved and expanded under the new Curator (25 years in post we understand). It covers a multitude of artifacts and historical date. There was much information that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jayess34
Reviewed 13 September 2018

A really good small museum well worth the small entrance fee. The costumes and dresses are fascinating and the cars and train set well worth a visit. Plenty for children to see and do

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank roscwmbran
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Great place to inform visitors to Bexhill of the history of the town and its surroundings. Interesting to discover it's links to motor racing and Eddie Izzard train set NB and his support of the museum.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pam D
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This museum has lots of interesting artefacts that interest the little ones. They also do great quizzes and picture hunts as your tour the place. Our two loved dressing up, using the type writer, playing with the dinosaurs, watching the train and doing all the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

We popped in here to get out of the rain. Enjoyed the costume exhibition and the model railway. Staff were very informative and answered our questions, nice little find.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hawkins186361
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We popped in here with our six and eight year old children and it turned out to be a great way to pass the time. The entry price was very reasonable and straight away we had friendly and helpful museum workers showing us around. Our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RugbyRuthy
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

What an absolute gem of a museum! Such a largeand varied collection... Town history as you'd expect but a large assortment of 19th century antiquarian stuff (fossils, things in jars, some good taxidermy and lots of interesting anthropology from all over the world!), an interesting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cormallen
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Well worth a visit if your in the area especially the motoring section upstairs with all kinds of interesting exhibits including an Elva sports racing car , these were built in Bexhill and achieved considerable success in the 60s , sadly no longer in business...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank malcolmf146
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This museum is full of interesting things. reflecting the history of Bexhill on Sea, with Fashion and Motor Racing and much more. A good place to pop in on a wet windy day with or without the kids.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank chrischinn50
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My three reluctant grandchildren were quickly won over by a diverse and unusual collection. Outstanding value for the modest admission.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Michael C
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