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…

    click here to find out more

  • The Trenches of WWI: Etchings by Percy Smith (1882-1948)

    The Trenches of…

    Beecroft13 December 2014 - 11 April 2015

    Percy Smith was a talented artist and calligrapher who studied at Camberwell School of Arts…

    click here to find out more

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