Inspiring collections and beautiful buildings…

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.

  • Southend and the Great War 1914 - 1918

    Southend and the…

    Central02 August 2014 - 21 February 2015

    A major new exhibition on the impact of The Great War on the people of…

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  • From the Collection

    From the Collection

    Beecroft09 August 2014 - 01 April 2016

    The first exhibition in our new venue features some of the best paintings, prints and…

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Southend Museums Service is part of the Culture Section of the Adult and Community Services Department, Southend on Sea, Essex Borough Council