Eastbourne Collections

Eastbourne Collections

Heritage Eastbourne's collections are constantly growing as new archaeological discoveries are uncovered and contemporary objects are acquired to ensure we have a record of life in 21st century Eastbourne. These objects are used to tell the stories of Eastbourne in our exhibitions and through our outreach service

Uncover the stories of Eastbourne

Flint

Eastbourne Archaeology collection

Discover internationally important artefacts from Eastbourne. Prehistoric elephant teeth, Bronze Age axes and much more!

Eastbourne Local History Collection

Uncover rare stories from Eastbourne's past and find out what makes ordinary objects so extraordinary
Eastbourne Pals

Eastbourne Military Collection

Reveal the incredible tales of soldiers leaving Eastbourne to face the horror of war and discover the pioneering Airship station in Polegate 
Golf at the Redoubt

Eastbourne Photography Collection

Grab a glimpse of the past through photos and negatives from Eastbourne over the last 150 years

Archaeology

Saxon pin
Discover internationally important artefacts from Eastbourne. Prehistoric elephant teeth, Bronze Age axes and much more!
 

Local History

Eastbourne WatercolourUncover rare stories from Eastbourne's past and find out what makes ordinary objects so extraordinary
 
 

Military

Soldier and wife in EastbourneReveal the incredible tales of soldiers leaving Eastbourne to face the horror of war and discover the pioneering Airship station in Polegate
 

Photography

Star BreweryGrab a glimpse of the past through photos and negatives from Eastbourne over the last 150 years
 
 

Research

All of our collections can be viewed by appointment. Contact us to book

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Kids in Redoubt

Visit us

Discover some of the Eastbourne Stories at the Redoubt and the Pavilion
Pavilion

Donations

If you have anything you would like to donate, contact us to find out how. 
 
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