Museum Late: Midsummer

February 27, 2023

Experience the magic of the museum on a Midsummer’s Evening. With the summer at its height, with the Solstice approaching, we are celebrating folk culture, folklore and magic at our Midsummer-themed Museum Late. Midsummer’s Eve (June 23) is on or near the shortest night of the year! Celebrations for Midsummer typically begin on Midsummer’s Eve. […]

Museum Late: World Cultures

February 27, 2023

Experience the magic of the museum at night in a celebration of World Cultures and International Museum Day. This month’s Museum Late takes place on International Museum Day which is an annual event. The event was created in order to encourage research and conservation of the world’s natural and cultural heritage. We will be encouraging […]

Museum Late: Journey to Japan

February 27, 2023

Experience the magic of the museum at night inspired by Annie and Merton’s travels to Japan.    Thursday 20th April 2023 5-8pm  Standard Admissions Apply Pre-book a delicious Afternoon Tea in our Café to make it a really special evening. Available up to 6.30pm.   Third Thursday Club  Our Museum Lates take place every third Thursday […]

Easter Holiday Activities

February 27, 2023

Easter crafts (4,5,6, 11,12,13th) will be £3 Drop in between 10.00am – 1.00pm no need to pre-book. The garden trail available 4th – 16th will be £1  

Upstairs Downstairs Tour: Behind the Scenes at East Cliff Hall

November 25, 2022

Discover the history of the Russell-Cotes family and their home. Join a member of our curatorial team for a walking tour of areas of the museum not usually open to the public, including guest bedrooms and the servants’ quarters. Tickets £17 including day admission to the museum.   These tours take place on the following […]

Sixpence Day (Free Entry)

January 20, 2022

Sixpence Day Come along and discover the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum for the 1922 Thursday admission price of just sixpence. Whilst the original sixpence stopped being legal tender in 1980, visitors can being along 6p in today’s money! Entry on this day will be free, but we welcome any donation of 6p or more. […]

Half Term Activities

December 19, 2019

Join us for Half Term activities in the museum, as we celebrate the opening of our new exhibition In her Own Voice: The Art of Lucy Kemp-Welch There will be equestrian inspired garden trails and workshop activity days. No pre-booking required. No need to book, just come along.