The branches of Southend Museums Service offer a great value day out.
You can choose from local history, art, historic houses and even outer space.
We have an active year round event and exhibition programme and apart from the Historic Cliff Lift and Planetarium admission to all our buildings is free.
Why not come and read about what goes on behind the scenes on our new blog? http://southendmuseum.wordpress.com
Southchurch Hall / Central Museum closure dates
Unfortunately Southchurch Hall will be closed until further notice. Central Museum and Planetarium will be closed Saturday 23rd August. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
"My blushes could have lit a beacon" - Homemade bathing costumes 1910 – 50
Beecroft23 August 2014 - 23 August 2014
11am – 12pm A talk by Ann Wise, knitwear expert and former costume curator at Worthing Museum. Talk - £10 To book please click Here.
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Central19 July 2014 - 31 August 2014
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Central02 August 2014 - 21 February 2015
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