Talks, tours & events

Art Store Tours

Sun 28 Jun - Sun 20 Sep | Alternate Sundays 12pm

These hour-long guided tours offer a fascinating and engaging introduction to Towner’s impressive art Collection.

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Absence – Live Theatre

Thu 2 Jul - Fri 3 Jul | 7.30pm

Absence is a darkly comic new play, which explores our attitudes towards relationships and mental health in the 21st century. The work is an immersive theatre piece […]

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Perspectives on….The Towner Bequest

Sat 4 Jul | 2pm

Towner’s Collection began in 1920 with Alderman John Chisholm Towner’s bequest of 22 paintings to ‘the people of Eastbourne.’ The bequest included Victorian paintings of landscapes, animals and children by popular […]

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Open Ended

Tue 7 Jul | 10am-12pm

This is a groundbreaking initiative for people with memory problems and their carers – developed jointly between Towner and Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. Open Ended provides participants […]

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Families, children & young people

Generate

Sat 13 Jun - Sat 11 Jun |

Love the arts, into film or just want to get creative and hangout with likeminded young people? Generate is the place to be.  Join the fun, learn […]

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Finding Your Way workshop

Sat 18 Jul | 10am-3.30pm

See how creative you can be using something as simple as a piece of string! Project artists Sally Colledge and Sheila Hay will be helping anyone aged […]

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Finding Your Way workshop

Sun 19 Jul | 11am-3.30pm

See how creative you can be using something as simple as a piece of string! Project artists Sally Colledge and Sheila Hay will be helping anyone aged […]

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Artist network

Walking Tour of Exhibitions and Open Studios

Sat 18 Jul | 1:20pm

As a special event during Eastbourne Festival, Blue Monkey Network will be leading a walking tour of some of the exhibitions, artists Open Studios, and Open Houses, […]

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