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Bexhill Museum

Egerton Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 3HL, England
+44 1424 787950
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More than expected

We had visited this museum about 20 years ago and what a lot more has been added. We popped... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Frank J
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Catterick, England, United Kingdom
What a Find

I spent a very enjoyable afternoon here along with my friend from NZ she too was very impressed... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
Carol S
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“train set” (10 reviews)
“motor racing” (10 reviews)
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Egerton Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 3HL, England
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+44 1424 787950
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"train set"
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"natural history"
in 7 reviews
"motor racing"
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"dinosaur bones"
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"an eclectic mix"
in 5 reviews
"costume gallery"
in 4 reviews
"giant crab"
in 4 reviews
"varied collection"
in 3 reviews
"easily spend a couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"glass cases"
in 2 reviews
"stuffed birds"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 10 reviews
"model railway"
in 3 reviews
"eddie izzard"
in 6 reviews
"entry fee"
in 5 reviews
"interesting things"
in 3 reviews
"brilliant place to visit"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited this museum about 20 years ago and what a lot more has been added. We popped in to see the display about hotels of the past advertised in the local paper , which was interesting to see which hotels had survived and...More

Thank Frank J
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

I spent a very enjoyable afternoon here along with my friend from NZ she too was very impressed. Everything about the museum was well thought out, informative & enlightening, the volunteers were on hand to offer guidance & willing to advise on various displays from...More

1  Thank Carol S
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

On arrival a small local history museum. £3 entry, not expecting too much. Inside is PACKED with fossils, animals, history, CARS and fashion. Suitable for the family! So much to see

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Fascinating visit to this lovely museum! We spent a lovely couple of hours perusing the local history, Victorian curios, beautiful exhibits, gorgeous fashions from various eras and also the great cars and train set! Our 12 year old also enjoyed the free quiz sheets, and...More

Thank 4SarahLouise
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Something for everyone here with a huge variety of items on display. We liked the maps showing how the resort developed, the costume gallery with stunning clothes and accessories from Victorian times to the 1980’s and the motor racing gallery with a train set partly...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

They try to put on relevant and attractive displays. Well managed and friendly, easily accessible and next to Egerton Park so double whammy.

Thank sheilaslims
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

An enormous varirty of fascinating bits and pieces - a giant japanese crab, 1930's racing cars, vitrines of fish and birds, edwardian ladies costumes, stone age tools, models and maps of excavations, a working model train layout donated by Eddie Izzard and his family, audio...More

Thank MisterNev
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

A great local museum with almost everything. Apart from an eclectic mix of just about everything in the old part - a model aircraft, dinosaur bones, stuffed birds and model Chinese boats, there are two further rooms well worth a view. Upstairs is a great...More

Thank InezB
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

My first visit in search for answers regarding my family history. Found everything I was searching for in the reference area and more. Well worth the £3 admission fee. Easy free street parking right outside the front door. Interesting exhibits covering everthing from local wildlife...More

Thank Ralph W
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Much changed since I visited two years ago. More modern with good reference area with computers and files of information and local maps. Enjoyed Eddie Izzards train set! Great fun

Thank Bryan C
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