Visit Us

Opening Times

 Summer (During British Summer Time)
 Sundays and bank holidays 11:00 - 16:00.
Wednesdays and Saturdays 14:00 - 16:00
 Winter (Outside of British Summer Time)
Sundays and bank holidays 11:00 - 16:00.
(except Christmas Day)
 Admission: Adults £2.50. Members free. Children £1.50.
Concessions £2.00 (senior citizens)
 Parking: Ample free parking is available in the area.

MUSEUM Closing until further notice

The long awaited building work is finally underway.
With effect from Monday 2nd October 2017 the Museum is closed to visitors.
During this period, scheduled events will be at other venues whenever possible.

Special opening may be arranged for Educational and Adult Groups by appointment
 (See Group Visits) 
Working party times are Tuesday & Thursday mornings, 09:30 - 12:00

The archives are open for perusal with an archivist on the first Sunday afternoon each month.

PLEASE NOTE:Owing to the nature of the building, there is no lift or wheelchair access.

It is easy to find the Martello Tower near the cliffs on the seafront. Please note that the post code to use for SatNav is BN25 1JH and is not the one for mail.

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