The New Cultural Centre at the Towner Art Gallery Eastbourne

This is an early chance to see the recently opened £8.5 million purpose built facility housing one of the most significant public art collections in the South East, with a tour by the Director of the Towner Art Gallery. The collection boasts in excess of 4000 works of art by artists such as AlmaTadema, Vanessa Bell, David Bomberg, Henry Moore and many others. The Towner Art Gallery is one of five museums chosen to be part of Art Fund International, a new initiative to develop collections of international contemporary art in UK regional museums and galleries. The scheme sought to encourage museums and galleries which house permanent collections to work in partnership with contemporary arts organisations. The Towner is working in partneship with Photoworks, Brighton Photo Biennial and Artsway.

Venue information

Opening times

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm
Bank Holiday Mondays, 10am – 5pm
Late Night Opening, Thursdays from 22 June - 31 August, until 8pm
Please visit the Towner website for Christmas opening hours.

Entry details

£15 to include light refreshments on arrival. Tickets from Dina Thorpe 01273 472370 11am
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