Inspiring collections and beautiful buildings…

Opening Times

Please note we are currently operating Summer Opening hours in all our branches.
 

The below are our standard hours - however, please check the homepage or social media for up to date alerts on any changes to these times before you travel.

 

Southend Central Museum

Tuesday - Saturday

10:00 - 17:00

Bank Holidays: Closed

 

Beecroft Art Gallery

Tuesday - Saturday

10:00 - 17:00

Bank Holidays: Closed

 

Prittlewell Priory

Summer Opening:

Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Bank Holidays 10:00 - 17:00

Winter Opening:

Saturday & Sunday 10:00 - 15:00

Monday -  Friday Closed
 

 

The Visitor Centre will close 15 minutes prior to closing time.

Please note we do not allow buggies, bikes or scooters in the Priory.

 

Southchurch Hall

Summer Opening:

Wednesday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Bank Holidays 10:00 - 17:00

If you are planning to visit between 13:00 - 14:00 please call ahead to avoid disappointment.

Winter Opening:

Saturday & Sunday 10:00 - 14:00

Monday - Friday closed

 

The Cliff Lift

Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays 10:00 - 15:00

Please note the Cliff Lift is currently closed for essential maintenance and repairs. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. More updates to follow...

 

 

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