What’s in the Box?

Peek behind the scenes and see what we have found in our stores! Behind the scenes in our museums, our Curatorial & Conservation teams constantly work to catalogue, conserve and research the collections. Along the way, the team discover new stories about artefacts that they don’t always get a chance to tell. Our … Continued

Slow down for the snails

We’re very excited to be overrun with snails this autumn as we’re taking part in Snailspace to raise money for Martlets Hospice. The Snail’s Pace trail has 50 large models of cheeky, brightly coloured molluscs all around the city of … Continued

James Williamson

James Williamson (1855-1933) was a filmmaker, manufacturer, producer, showman and inventor. He was married to Betsy Heaysman and had four children. Although born in Scotland, Williamson moved to Hove in 1886 and was part of the hugely influential Brighton School … Continued