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Southend Pier Museum

  • Southend On Sea
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

The Southend Pier Museum brings to life the fascinating past of the longest pleasure pier in the world.
Exhibits include many items of memorabilia such as an original restored working Pier signal box, a restored ex Pier Toastrack tram c.1890 and train carriages c.1949 together with extensive informative pictorial displays featuring the Pier from 1830 and period costumes. The museum also has a small collection of working old penny slot machines and much more.


Image "Southend Pier Cafe and Museum" copyright Andrew Bowden via Flickr / Image cropped vertically from original.

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Opening hours

Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Bank Holidays: 11.00am - 5.00pm


Adults: £1.50 Children 5 to 13 years: 50p Under 5s go free!

Travel & Contact Information


Western Esplanade, Southend On Sea, Essex, SS1 1EL, England

Phone number

01702 618747



Click here to visit Southend Pier Museum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Southend Pier Museum has not told us about their parking.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Southend Pier Museum has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

No, Southend Pier Museum is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Southend Pier Museum have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Southend Pier Museum has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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