From 2 June, our hours are:
Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 6pm
Bank Holiday Mondays 10am – 6pm
Admission is free
You’ll find us just off Eastbourne’s seafront, about 10 minutes walk from the train station (see Towner ‘t’ on map). Follow the signs for ‘Theatres and Devonshire Park’.
College Road car park (P) is pay & display. For blue badge holders, there are 7 spaces in the car park adjacent to Towner.
Airbourne: Eastbourne International Airshow will take place from Thursday 13 – Sunday 16 August and will affect car parking for our visitors.
Please note that College Road and Devonshire Park car parks will be closed to pay and display users and staff permit holders 13-16 August, when it will be used for exhibitors’ and traders’ car parking.
Find out more about getting to Towner.
Towner is accessible to all. Find out more about how we can meet your access requirements.
Please call ahead if you are planning to visit in a group of 10 or more.
Art Store Tours
If you would like to find our more about our extensive art collection you can book one of our regular Art Store Tours. These hour-long guided tours, presented every second Sunday at 12pm, offer a fascinating and engaging introduction to Towner’s impressive art collection. For forthcoming dates, see our events page. The ticket cost is £6/£5 conc. & members.
We also offer exclusive Private Art Store Tours at a time of your choice for £7 per person (minimum charge £35). Perfect for social outings for groups or a special treat for friends or family.
For more information on tours, talks and events please visit our events page.
Art materials and family learning packs are available at weekends and during school holidays.
Gallery Assistants are positioned in each space to enhance your visit.
Our front of house staff have a wealth of knowledge and experience, and love to talk – so ask a question and make their day!
Where can I park my bike?
Bicycle racks are located to the rear of Towner.
We encourage visitors to walk, cycle or use public transport if possible, to help us be the greenest gallery we can be!
More information on public transport links
Where can I leave my coat?
A free cloakroom is available at the welcome desk.
We will be pleased to store your coats, large bags and wet brollies!
Buggies can be stored – please ask for assistance.