Eastbourne Remembers exhibition at the Pavilion

Our Collections

Beachy Head Lady at Eastbourne Ancestors

From Prehistory to Present Day...

Heritage Eastbourne cares for a number of incredible collections. Some of their stories can be found in the Pavilion.

The Eastbourne collections preserve and record the stories of Eastbourne dating back millions of years.

Incredible fact: Heritage Eastbourne has over 300 skeletons in its collection, including the famous Beachy Head woman.

Discover... incredible objects

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

Discover... stories of people

There are so many stories of people from Eastbourne including Britains first black Briton - Beachy Head Woman.

 Eastbourne Ancestors

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Purchase prints or scans of our photography collection. Fees apply for commercial use.

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More at Heritage Eastbourne

Redoubt Fortress cannon, photo by Jarrold Publishing

Reveal the Many Faces of the Fort

Experience the Faces of the Fort and a brand new Augmented Reality trail using our new app.  Can you crack the puzzles and fight off the enemy ships from the gun platform?

Open daily until 4 November 2018

 Redoubt Fortress

Eastbourne Remembers exhibition

Unlocking Over 2,000 Years of Memories

Unlock extraordinary memories from the past, spanning over 2,000 years.  From nostalgic childhoods and heirlooms to the commemoration of loved ones, this exhibition explores how we create memories and how we choose to remember.

Open daily - 19 March to 4 November - FREE entry

 Eastbourne Remembers

Children at the Redoubt Fortress

Kids Go Free at the Fortress in 2018!

Don't miss our Kids Go FREE offer thoughout 2018!*  Pick up our free kids trail, try on uniforms and create your own Wanted poster with our new app. 

*max 2 per full paying adult. Excludes events.

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