We have a varied programme of exhibitions, events and activities for all the family.

Temporary Exhibitions

Churches of Rustington

From March 2023 until May 2023

This exhibition is an introduction tothe Churches in Rustington. It tells their history alongside objecs from the Museum Collection.

A highlight is the sections from the organ screen that was once in St Peter and St Paul Church.




Famous names and their homes

From March-April 2023

A look at the famous names that have lived in the Village and their homes.

Alongside is a display of some of the original 1930s houses that graced the seafront and the Village lanes. This home is Sark House that once stood on Sea Road.


Both are linked to the talks we have in March and April – check the Talks section below for more details.



Events held at Rustington Museum 

Family events are held in the school holidays and the talks are every 3rd Wednesday of the month (unless otherwise stated).


Talk: Famous Faces

Wednesday, 22 March 2023,
2 – 4pm

Speaker: Peter Walton

Did you know that Littlehampton and the nearby villages were a haven for many famous names? Come along and find out who has stayed and lived in the area!


Image: Sir Hubert Parry in his motor car

For more details contact us.

Family Event: Easter Crafts

Tuesday, 4 April to Thursday 6 April 2023
10am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 3pm

Join us for Easter Mosaics and Wreaths  for the school holidays.

Suitable for all ages.

Booking advised.

Image: colourful mosaic

For more details contact us.

Talk: Seaside Architecture

Wednesday, 19 April 2023,
2 – 4pm

Speaker: Dr Kathryn Ferry

Discover the amazing architecture along our coast, featuring some of Rustington’s own landmarks.

Book tickets here:


Image: postcard of The Lido in Rustington

For more details contact us.

Family Activities – now available on-line

Jigsaw Puzzle

Aerial view of Princess Marina House

What’s the fastest time you can complete the puzzle in?

Click the link below to have a go!



Word Search

Famous names and homes

Search for the names of some of the famous names that lived in Rustington and the names of their homes.

Follow this link:



Colouring in

Broadmark Parade

Print off a copy of the colouring page to add some colour to Broadmark Parade.