Visitor Notice 

Due to Government guidelines regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19) Beecroft Art Gallery & Southend Planetarium remain closed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience. 

From Tuesday 3rd November:

Prittlewell Priory is open Tuesday-Saturday 10:00-16:00 & Sunday 11:00-16:00

Southchurch Hall is open Saturday 10:00-15:00 & Sunday 11:00-15:00
Please note Southchurch Hall will be closed between 1:00-1:30 both days.

Central Museum is open Tuesday - Saturday 10:00-17:00

Beecroft Art Gallery and Southend Planetarium will remain closed until further notice

It is mandatory for visitors to wear a face covering when visiting all of our venues 

Please follow our social media channels for updates



 Discover the secrets of the 12th century monastery... 



 The house and gardens are an oasis captured in time... 



 Home to local history artefacts and changing exhibitions... 



 The perfect place to come and explore the night sky... 



 Stunning collections & year-round exhibitions... 

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Southend Museums Service is part of the Culture Section of the Place Department, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council

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