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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. Tourism For All

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    Brighton Palace Pier

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    Pier

    Brighton

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

  2. Lancing College Chapel

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    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.

  3. Saltdean Lido

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Brighton

    The Saltdean Lido was opened in 1938 and is a Grade ll*listed building. It was open and used by the local community for many years.

  4. Brighton Bandstand

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Brighton

    The Bandstand re-opened in the summer of 2009 after major restoration. During August and September Sunday afternoon concerts are held there. The bandstand is also licensed for marriages and civil partnerships

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    St Nicholas Parish Church

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    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.

  6. The Chattri

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    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.

  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. 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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    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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    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.

  11. British Airways i360

    Type:

    Tower

    Brighton

    Take a voyage to the skies and see Sussex as you have never seen it before. Glide up slowly to 450 feet high to enjoy breath-taking 360 degree views of up to 26 miles from the world’s first vertical cable car.

  12. Palmeira Mansions

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    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.

  13. 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.

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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.

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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!

  16. St Laurence Church

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

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

  17. 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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    Brighton Quaker Meeting House

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    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.

  19. 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.

  20. Madeira Lift

    Type:

    Coastal

    Brighton

    Restored Grade 11 listed Victorian lift.