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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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  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.

  2. Old Police Cells Museum

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    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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    Charleston

    Type:

    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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    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.

  5. 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.

  6. Rialto Theatre

    Type:

    Theatre

    Brighton

    The Rialto is a new theatre in the heart of Brighton. Set in a gloriously gothic grade II listed building; we showcase the best of local talent in the form of cutting-edge new plays, music and comedy.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

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    Hove Museum & Art Gallery

    Type:

    Museum

    Hove

    Hove Museum is one of the most family friendly and accessible museums in the south east. It also houses one of the finest craft collections in the country.

  10. The Albion Museum, Brighton & Hove Albion FC

    Type:

    Museum

    Brighton

    The Albion Museum tells the story of Sussex-based Brighton & Hove Albion from the fans’ perspective. It is a museum of the Albion supporter for all football fans. Learn the Albion story at the American Express Community Stadium.

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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.

  12. Chapel Royal

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    The Chapel Royal was founded in 1794 to cater for the rich and famous, drawn by the circle of the Prince Regent (later George IV). He laid its foundation stone, and attended the opening in 1795. The church hosts a coffee shop on Saturdays.

  13. 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.

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    Komedia

    Type:

    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.

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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

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    Newhaven Fort

    Type:

    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!

  17. Madeira Lift

    Type:

    Coastal

    Brighton

    Restored Grade 11 listed Victorian lift.

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    Theatre Royal Brighton

    Type:

    Theatre

    Brighton

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

  19. St Laurence Church

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

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

  20. 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.