Small Displays

Throughout the year, Littlehampton Museum creates a number of mini exhibitions and displays on various subjects found within the archives. This page features a list of those currently available.

Reception - Small display cases

Littlehampton High Street: A mini exhibiiton looking at the history of the High Street, featuring archive photographs and ephemera from past High Street businesses. Spotlight feature on Ockendens, once Littlehampton's longest running family business.


Highlights Case - Archaeology Gallery

Treasures from the Ground: A display of some of the fantastic finds discovered in the local area by metal detectorists.

The Beach Hotel: A mini look at the history of the Beach Hotel, which stood, in various forms, on Littlehampton's Beach Green from the 1700s until the 1980s.


Temporary Display Case - Butterworth Gallery entrance

Welcome to the 20s: As we enter the 2020s we take a little look back at Littlehampton in the 1920s.


Butterworth Gallery - 

Butterworth Butterflies: Come and take a look at our fabulous entomology collection, out in full for the first time in many years. Learn about our current project, funded by a Royal Society 'Places of Science' grant, to care for, conserve and learn more about the collection, and see some specially commissioned original artwork by local artist, Richard Kemp. There is also colouring in and activities for children

High Street
Beach Hotel
Richard Kemp