The Beecroft Art Gallery is now open Tuesday - Saturday 10am-5pm. Come visit us in our new home in the old Central Library building on Victoria avenue, next to Central Museum.
For a list of our first exhibitions, please see the What’s On pages.
Museum Branches Closure Dates
All the Museum branches will be closed for staff training on Tuesday 2nd December. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Alan Sorrell (1904-1974)
Beecroft29 November 2014 - 04 April 2015
Alan Sorrell was a Southend artist painting in oils and watercolour, a muralist, teacher and illustrator. He had a particular interest in ancient history and was well known for his illustrations of reconstructions of ruined buildings. In association with Liss Fine Art, this exhibition brings together works from Southend’s collections and loans from private owners and features murals, sketches and local scenes from throughout Sorrell’s career.
Southend and the…
Central02 August 2014 - 21 February 2015
A major new exhibition on the impact of The Great War on the people of…
From the Collection
Beecroft09 August 2014 - 01 April 2016
The first exhibition in our new venue features some of the best paintings, prints and…