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Photo of Brighton Pier and the beach.

Photo of Brighton Pier and the beach.

Relax on Brighton's famous beach or enjoy the fun of the pier

Things to Do in Brighton

From iconic Brighton tourist attractions to beachfront cool, Brighton is a treasure trove of things to do and places to go. Vibrant, colourful, fun and free, Brighton offers the energy of the city and freedom of the sea. It really is unique.

From the stunning heritage of the Royal PavilionRegency architecture and Victorian aquariums to the traditional seaside fun of the famous Brighton Pier and pebble beach, Brighton offers something for every walk of life.

Explore the exciting range of things to do in Brighton

Bursting with beachfront sports and events, tranquil green spaces within the city limits, plus Brighton tourist attractions and activities for all the family, there's so much in store just waiting to be explored.

You'll also find a world of beautiful Sussex countryside, castles, country houses, parks, forts and gardens just moments from the city too!

Browse this section to discover all about the host of exciting things to do in Brighton or use the search facility on the right to search for Brighton visitor attractions.

Did you know?:

Brighton's very own palace, the exotic Royal Pavilion, was sold to the city in 1850 for £53,000.

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Attractions & Activities

  • Yellowave Beach Sports Venue

    The UK's first beach sports venue

    Location: Brighton


    Beach volleyball, beach soccer and the most chilled out Barefoot Café on Brighton seafront....

  • Volks Electric Railway

    The Oldest Electric Train in the World Still Running.

    Location: Brighton


    Britain's oldest electric railway built in 1883, running for one and a quarter miles along the...

  • Brighton Pier

    World famous Brighton Pier

    Location: Brighton

    A Victorian pier with various food and drink outlets, fairground attractions and Palace of Fun...

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    There's so much to do in Brighton & Hove you will need more than one day. So here are some special accommodation offers.

    To find out more and to enquire about the offer simply click on the name of the business. If contacting the hotel by phone please quote 'VisitBrighton offer'