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A Prince's Pleasure Palace

A Prince's Pleasure Palace

Photo of the Royal Pavilion taken by Adam Bronkhorst

Discover Edwardian manor life

Discover Edwardian manor life

Photo of children in Edwardian dress running towards Preston Manor

Home of the Bloomsbury Set

Home of the Bloomsbury Set

Photo of Charleston

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    Booth Museum of Natural History

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    Museum

    Brighton

    This fascinating museum houses exhibits that include hundreds of British birds displayed in recreated natural settings, insects from butterflies to beetles, a killer whale skeleton and dinosaur bones

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    Newhaven Fort

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    Castle / Fort

    Newhaven

    An award-winning attraction and a fine example of an English fortification, Newhaven Fort offers the perfect family day out. Open from March to October a visit to Newhaven Fort is enough to fire any imagination!

  3. Jeremy Sanders

    Type:

    Gallery

    Brighton

    Exhibiting at any one time is a wide variety of his own work painted in situ, from his Cuba Cars and Mediterranean scenes to more specific Brighton originals .

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    St Nicholas Parish Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    Church of England. 1st church built in Brighton in 11th Century. Beautiful preserved font and many historical celebrities buried in the church grounds. Full disabled access. grade I Listed building and oldest Church in the city.

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    St Bartholomew's Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    Church of England Service Times: Sunday: Family Mass 9.30am.High Mass 11am. Sat: Low Mass 9.30am. Thurs:School Mass 9.15am (term time only). The Church is famous for its musical tradition. A different Mass setting is sung at the High Mass each Sunday

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    Komedia

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    Event Venue

    Brighton

    Based in the heart of the North Laine, the Komedia has an exciting all-year programme of theatre, comedy, cabaret, kids and music plus great bars and food, Komedia offers a unique mix of dining & live entertainment.

  7. West Blatchington Windmill

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    Windmill

    Hove

    A hexagonal smock mill on top of flint tower and barns dating from the 1820's with the original workings in place. Visitors can discover how grain is made into flour.

  8. Brighton Fishing Museum

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    Museum

    Brighton

    Brighton Fishing Museum has exhibitions including boats and fishing artefacts. There are also visual images including archive and contemporary film and a slide show. There is also an audio presentation of fishing folk talking and singing.

  9. St Laurence Church

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    Church of England. Sunday service, 10am, Wednesday service 11.30am (please check).

  10. St Margaret's Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Rottingdean

    St Margaret's is a mixture of Saxon, Norman early English, Victorian & modern design & construction. Seven of the beautiful stained glass windows in the tower & the chancel were made by William Morris from designs by Sir Edward Burne-Jones.

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    Brighton Toy and Model Museum

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    Museum

    Brighton

    An Aladdin's cave of toys and models for all ages.

    Historic undercroft arches of Brighton railway station transformed into over 4000 square foot of toys and models including trains, boats, dolls, domestic toys, puppets and planes.

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    Charleston

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    Historic House / Palace

    Near Lewes

    From 1916 the home of Bloomsbury artists Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant. The house was transformed by the artists who painted walls and furniture, and filled rooms with textiles, ceramics, and works of art from their collection.

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    Foredown Tower

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    Tower

    Brighton

    Perched on the edge of the Sussex Downs, Foredown Tower is a beautifully converted Edwardian water tower. Housing the largest operational camera obscura in the South East - a unique optical device that is used to observe the surrounding landscape.

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    Fabrica

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    Gallery

    Brighton

    Fabrica is housed in a former Regency church in the centre of Brighton. We often commission artists to make new work specific to the gallery space and we run a full range of activities to support our exhibition programme.

  15. Old Police Cells Museum

    Type:

    Museum

    Brighton

    The Old Police Cells Museum is a fascinating glimpse into the past. Come and see where the first Brighton Chief Constable was murdered and the graffiti of the mods and rockers era and so much more. Pre booking essential.

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    Brighton Pier

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    Pier

    Brighton

    Planning on visiting the amazing Brighton Pier?...If so, click here to get the latest Brighton Pier information direct from the official Brighton tourist information site!

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    Brighton Dome

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    Event Venue

    Brighton

    Planning on visiting the amazing Brighton Dome?...If so, click here to get the latest Brighton Dome information direct from the official Brighton tourist information site!

  18. Madeira Lift

    Type:

    Coastal

    Brighton

    Restored Grade 11 listed Victorian lift.

  19. St Peter's Brighton

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    St Peter’s is an Anglican church planted from Holy Trinity Brompton, London, in 2009. We’re building a fun community in one of the most iconic and recognised buildings in the heart of Brighton. Our vision is to see the evangelisation of the nations,...

  20. British Airways i360

    Type:

    Tower

    Brighton

    Take a voyage to the skies and see Sussex as you have never seen it before. Glide up slowly to 450 feet high to enjoy breath-taking 360 degree views of up to 26 miles from the world’s first vertical cable car.