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

Temporary Exhibitions

School Days!

From September 2023 until October 2023

The Community Cases are displaying objects and images from the schools in Rustington. From the PNEU school to Georgian Gardens, there is memorabilia to see.

Be involved by sharing your school photos (if you dare!) or memories of the schools past and present. Contac the Museum for how to be involved


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: Rustington in WW2

Wednesday, 19 July 2023
2 – 4pm

Speaker: Jim Bagley

Jim recalls his childhood years in Hampshire and Rustington. Enemy planes, American soldiers and rifle shooting are some of the stories to be told.

To book tickets contact the Museum.

Image: sign from WW2 on Rustington beach.

For more details contact us.

Family Crafts: Nautical and Flower themes

Tuesdays – Thursdays, 1 to 24 August 2023

Wednesdays are for SEN families

10am – 1pm

FREE family crafty sessions at the Museum. No need to book, just come along for flower and nautical themed weeks.

Booking is required for the SEN days

Suitable for all ages

For more details contact us.

Talk: History of Littlehampton and Shoreham Forts

Wednesday, 16 August 2023,
7 – 9pm

Speaker: Gary Baines

Find out more about these historical sites on our coastline and what plans there are for their future.

Book tickets here:


Image: Plan of Littlehampton Fort in 1859

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.





We have a small, but growing, team of dedicated volunteers.

Our volunteers assist the museum staff with researching, cataloguing, stewarding, interviewing people as part of Rustington Remembers, and much more.

The volunteers are an invaluable to running the museum and making it a success.