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.
Easter Opening Times
Central Museum, Prittlewell Priory, Beecroft Art Gallery and Southchurch Hall will be closed on Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. Southchurch Hall will also be closed on Saturday 4th April, we apologise for any inconvenience caused. The Cliff Lift will be open at the following times: Good Friday: 10am - 5pm, Easter Sunday: 10am - 5pm an Easter Monday: 10am - 5pm.
Lunchtime Curator’s Talk: The London Shipwreck Project
Beecroft23 April 2015 - 23 April 2015
Lunchtime Curator’s Talk: The London Shipwreck Project with Luisa Hagele, Assistant Curator of Archaeology From March there will be a series of lunchtime talks from our Curators, guiding you through our collections, exhibitions and projects. Talks will be 12.30 - 1pm and entry is only £2 - no booking needed, you can drop in on the day. Join Luisa Hagele at the Beecroft Art Gallery for the third curatorial lunchtime talk Thursday 23th April.
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…
The Trenches of…
Beecroft13 December 2014 - 11 April 2015
Percy Smith was a talented artist and calligrapher who studied at Camberwell School of Arts…