Theatre, Cinemas and Art Gallery

Box Office for Eastbourne theatres Tel: 01323 412000.

Eastbourne Theatres operate a free scheme for those who need a carer to be with them at a show in order to assist them. Apply for ‘Essential Companion Scheme’ form at the box office.


Congress Theatre  Closed for refurbishment re-open 24 March 2018. THE NEW PROGRAMME OF SHOWS IS NOW AVAILABLE.


Devonshire Park Theatre has 3 wheelchair spaces plus more temporary wheelchair places at back of theatre while Congress Theatre being refurbished. Access from service road beside theatre. 6 Blue Badge parking in front of theatre or street parking. Loop audio system. Audio-description is available Friday evenings and Saturday Matinees. Accessible toilet.


Winter Garden – Floral Hall. Closed for refurbishment until 2019.


Royal Hippodrome Theatre. 2 wheelchair spaces. Accessible toilet. Loop audio system. Box Office Tel: 01323 802020. Carers discount for members of Care for the Carers card scheme.


The Bandstand. Concerts for all ages, accessible, toilets. Free carers ticket. Tickets from Seafront Office Tel: 01323 410611 or Tourist Information Centre.


Cinemas. At Sovereign Harbour and Langney Road. The Cinema Exhibitor’s Association Card allows people with disabilities to obtain a free ticket for their carer. To check eligibility or apply visit Enquiries Tel: 023 9224 8545.


The Birley Centre. 4 Carlisle Road BN21 4EX A contemporary performing arts centre. Ramp access, lift, accessible toilet. Part of Eastbourne College. Box Office Tel: 01323 452255.


Towner Art Gallery. Next to Congress Theatre. Fully accessible, lift, cafe, accessible toilet. The cinema has 6 accessible seats. Tel: 01323 434670


Underground Theatre. PLEASE NOTE THIS THEATRE CLOSED END OF JUNE 2018. Situated under the Central Library. Not wheelchair accessible, loop audio system. Tel: 0843 289 1980.