Visit the Museum

Front view of the museum

We are open all year round with free entry and free parking. On this page you will find information about:


  • Opening Times
  • Our Access Guide
  • Getting Here


Opening Times

April - October

Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 5pm

Sundays 12noon - 5pm.

November - March

Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 4pm

Sundays 12noon - 4pm.

Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, the museum is closed to the public. Normal opening hours will resume as government advice deems it safe to do so.

Access Guide

The museum is fully wheel chair accessible. There is disabled parking next to the entrance. You can download our Access Guide here.  

You can also complete a Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan (PEEP) with a member of staff upon arrival at the museum. A blank copy of a PEEP is also available to download here.

A copy of our emergency evacuation plan is available to download here.

We also have a Visual Story available to download here to help neurodiverse children access and engage with the museum.  

Getting here

Our address is:
Hastings Museum and Art Gallery
John's Place
Bohemia Road  
TN34 1ET 

You can view the Museum's location using Google maps or follow the directions below.

Driving: We are just off of Bohemia Road via the A21. The museum entrance is opposite the turning onto Falaise Road.

Bus: You can get to us by bus on the 24, 99, 100, 101, 304, 305 and 349. The bus stop is Summerfields Leisure Centre

Train: Hastings Train Station is approximately a 7-minute walk from the Museum. You can also take one of the buses listed above from the station plaza to the Museum.

Walking (Hastings Town Centre): We are a 7-minute walk from Hastings Town Centre via Cambridge Road and Bohemia Road and we are on your right before Summerfields Leisure Centre.

Walking (from the pier): Walk up Schwerte Way, turn right onto White Rock Road then left onto Cambridge Road/Bohemia Road and we are on your right before Summerfields Leisure Centre.

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