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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

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  1. St Margaret's Church

    Type:

    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

    Type:

    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.

  3. Brighton Open Air Theatre

    Type:

    Theatre

    Hove

    BOAT is a new dedicated open-air theatre space for magical events under the stars. This 425 capacity venue nestles in one of the city’s most beautiful parks and is open from May to September each year.

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    Brighton Quaker Meeting House

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    Friends' Meeting House is set in a lovely garden and stands in the very centre of Brighton. Built in 1805 the Meeting House is 'Grade 2 star' listed and the place of worship and witness for the city's Quaker Community.

  5. St Laurence Church

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

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

  6. Brighton Little Theatre

    Type:

    Event Venue

    Brighton

    Brighton Little Theatre is a thriving, leading not-for-profit theatre company who stage at least 10 plays a year in our very own little theatre in Brighton, East Sussex.

  7. The Chattri

    Type:

    Historic Site

    nr Patcham, Brighton

    Located on the Downs above Patcham, The Chattri is a monument dedicated to the Indian Soldiers who died in the First World War. The Site is accessible via a bridleway and forms part of a waymarked 'Chattri & the Windmills' route.

  8. Brighton Fishing Museum

    Type:

    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. 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.

  10. West Blatchington Windmill

    Type:

    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.

  11. Grange Museum Art Gallery & Tea Garden

    Type:

    Museum

    Rottingdean

    The Grange Museum & Art Gallery is housed in a charming Georgian building in Rottingdean, and is managed on a voluntary basis by The Rottingdean Preservation Society. There are displays with a local connection which change regularly.

  12. ONCA Gallery

    Type:

    Gallery

    Brighton

    One Network for Conservation and the Arts. ONCA is a contemporary, non-profit art gallery that runs exhibitions raising awareness for the changing planet. Open: Tues - Fri 12 - 7pm, Sat - Sun 11am - 6pm.

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    Booth Museum of Natural History

    Type:

    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

  14. Lancing College Chapel

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Lancing

    Magnificent Gothic Chapel set on the South downs founded in 1868 and consecrated in 1911.
    Lancing College Chapel is the largest school chapel in the world - the height of the nave is 27.5m to the apex of the vault.

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    St Paul's Church

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    St Paul's, completed in 1848, is an important example of the Gothic Revival in art and architecture, and of the 19th century Catholic Revival in the Church of England.

  16. Vivid Palette

    Type:

    Gallery

    Brighton

    This is a great opportunity to come and observe and chat with the internationally published artist Jeremy Sanders while he works .

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    Theatre Royal Brighton

    Type:

    Theatre

    Brighton

    Theatre Royal Brighton presents a sensational programme of West End drama, musicals, comedy and a spectacular annual Christmas Show.

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    Fabrica

    Type:

    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.

  19. Palmeira Mansions

    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    Hove

    Take a glimpse back at Victorian life in a house tour which reveals the opulence, taste and lifestyle of a nouveau riche gentleman. This 5-story corner terraced house with its impressive Grade II* listed interior, has miraculously survived.

  20. 88 London Road

    Type:

    Theatre

    Brighton

    88 London Road is Brighton's only professional producing theatre, open year-round with a full programme of including new writing, classic theatre, dance, spoken word & dance, film, musical theatre and children's theatre.