Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

East Sussex, TN34 1ET

Hastings Museum and Art Gallery has rich and varied collections, with artefacts from prehistory to the present day, and from every continent.

Collections include fine and decorative arts, local and natural history and world art, including significant Native American collections. The magnificent Durbar Hall, constructed for the 1886 Indian and Colonial Exhibition, is a spectacular setting for events and weddings. Features for children include fossils that transform into dinosaurs, a play corner and a dressing up box.

Venue information

Opening times

Apr – Oct
Tue ​– Sat, 10am ​– 5pm
Sun, 12noon ​– 5pm

Nov – Mar
Tue ​– Sat, 10am ​– 4pm
Sun, 12noon ​– 4pm

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)