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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. 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.

  2. Brighton Little Theatre

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    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.

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    The Painting Pottery Cafe

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    Craft Workshop

    Brighton

    The Painting Pottery Cafe gives you the opportunity to spend an hour or two sharing quality time with children, family or friends in a fun creative environment.

  4. Madeira Lift

    Type:

    Coastal

    Brighton

    Restored Grade 11 listed Victorian lift.

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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!

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    St Paul's Church

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    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.

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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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    Newhaven Fort

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    Castle / Fort

    Newhaven

    Each visit to Newhaven Fort offers something new and exciting for all the family – everything from a stroll along the ramparts taking in the panoramic views, or sitting in our Blitz air raid experience, or taking your picture beside the huge on-site...

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    Hove Museum & Art Gallery

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    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. 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.

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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.

  12. 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.

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    Preston Manor

    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    Brighton

    A delightful manor house with the interior of an Edwardian home containing ceramics, furniture, glass, clocks and silver. Servants' quarters and restored kitchen. Garden.

  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.

  15. 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.

  16. South East Dance

    Type:

    Arts Centre

    Brighton & Hove

    South East Dance works with talented artists to ensure the best possible dance gets made and that people from all walks of life can get involved in dance and enjoy the benefits this can bring.

  17. Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

    Type:

    Theatre

    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. Marlborough Pub and Theatre

    Type:

    Live Music Venue

    Brighton

    The Marlborough Theatre is located in one of the city’s oldest public houses dating back to 1794. The 60-seater theatre, with proscenium-arch stage is home to a variety of performances throughout the year including theatre, comedy and music.

  19. 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.