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. Tourism For All

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    Brighton Toy and Model Museum

    Type:

    Museum

    Brighton

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Welcome to Brighton Toy and Model Museum - founded in 1991, it is a truly extraordinary attraction full of childhood dreams and memories.

  2. The Old Market

    Type:

    Event Venue

    Hove

    PERFORMANCES POSTPONED UNTIL JUNE
    Performances, gigs, theatre, dance, events; the Old Market, recently renovated, is a dynamic cultural venue just outside the city centre. The Old Market’s main space is a 200-500 capacity room.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. West Pier Centre

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    BRIGHTON

    The centre sits within the West Pier Piazza. Dedicated to the heritage of the pier, the piazza celebrates its unique place in the city’s history and its iconic status for the residents of Brighton and Hove.

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    St Nicholas Parish Church

    Type:

    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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    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.

  8. 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.

  9. Brighton Palace Pier Tour

    Type:

    Walking Tour

    Brighton

    Come along and follow in the footsteps of the Victorians in a stroll along the pier, a pleasure that has been enjoyed by generations. Experience a breath of fresh air and great views while the intriguing history of the pier is revelled, from a place…

  10. Phileas Foggs World of Adventures

    Type:

    Event Venue

    BRIGHTON

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Voted Sussex Tourist Attraction of the Year 2019, it has been described as a similar type of experience to the Crystal Maze, beat the clock and complete as many skill, mental and mystery games in your team before the time runs out.

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    Royal Pavilion

    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    Brighton

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    The spectacular seaside palace of the Prince Regent (George IV) transformed by John Nash between 1815 and 1823 into one of the most dazzling and exotic buildings in the British Isles.

  12. Brighton Music Tunnel

    Type:

    Any time

    Brighton & Hove

    The Tunnel has been re-decorated to include a wonderful array of portraits of some of the artists recognised in the Brighton Music Walk of Fame on Brighton Palace Pier. The Music Tunnel

  13. Curious About Brighton

    Type:

    Treasure Hunt

    Brighton

    Have fun discovering Brighton with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or instantly download & get curious!

  14. Brighton Open Air Theatre

    Type:

    Theatre

    Hove

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT) was the vision of local playwright Adrian Bunting, who died in 2013 and left his vision to a group of friends. This is his legacy for the city he loved. “Everything’s better outdoors. Join us under the stars.” Since…

  15. Middle Street Synagogue

    Type:

    Museums & Galleries

    Brighton

    Brighton’s exquisitely sumptuous, Grade II* listed, Middle Street Synagogue is a sacred jewel. Designed by Lainson in 1874 and one of the most beautiful, last remaining cathedral-synagogues in England. Prepare to be delighted and uplifted

  16. 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.

  17. Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

    Type:

    Live Music Venue

    Brighton

    The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts is a state-of-the-art cultural hub for the University of Sussex and the wider arts and local communities to come together for regular performances, screenings, exhibitions, discussions and conferences.

  18. St Peter's Brighton

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    Due to Covid-19 we strongly advise you to contact this church directly or visit their website for their operating procedures before visiting 

    St Peter’s is an Anglican church planted from Holy Trinity Brompton, London, in 2009. We’re building a…

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    Sea Life Brighton

    Type:

    Aquarium

    Brighton

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    Discover a magical underwater world filled with a dazzling array of amazing creatures. Every step will reveal something new, from a face to face encounter with sharks to a hands-on rockpool experience.

  20. Marlborough Pub and Theatre

    Type:

    Public House / Bar

    Brighton

    The Marlborough Theatre work year round producing and supporting queer and LGBTQ performance events throughout the year, supporting and presenting extraordinary performance by pioneering artists.’