Visit 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
April - October
Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sundays 12noon - 5pm.
November - March
Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sundays 12noon - 4pm.
The museum will be open Christmas Eve (10am-4pm), closed Christmas and Boxing Day and will reopen on Friday 27th December (10am). We’ll also be closed on Monday, 30th December and New Year's Day.
Normal opening times apply at all other times – so why not pop in and have a go at our Christmas Presents Trail and visit our new exhibition ‘Wunderkammer’!
Have a great Christmas and a Happy New Year when the time comes.
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.
Our address is:
Hastings Museum and Art Gallery
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.