Museums and Galleries - Southend Pier Museum

Record Details


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. 

Opening Times

April to the end of September: Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday and Bank Holidays 11:00 - 17:00 (closes 17:30 school holidays).

However, times may vary so please contact the Visitor Information Centre using the details on the right prior to your visit. 


Adults - £1.50
Children 5-13 years - 50p
Children under 5 - Free 


Marine Parade,
SS1 2EL 


01702 611214


Southend Pier Museum