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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

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  1. Madeira Lift

    Type:

    Coastal

    Brighton

    Restored Grade 11 listed Victorian lift.

  2. 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

  3. 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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    St Bartholomew's Church

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    Church of England Service Times: Sunday: Family Mass 9.30am.High Mass 11am. Sat: Low Mass 9.30am. Thurs:School Mass 9.15am (term time only). The Church is famous for its musical tradition. A different Mass setting is sung at the High Mass each Sunday

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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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

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    Foredown Tower

    Type:

    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.

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    Royal Pavilion

    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    Brighton

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

  10. 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.

  11. St Laurence Church

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

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

  12. 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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    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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. The Chattri

    Type:

    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.

  17. ONCA Gallery

    Type:

    Gallery

    Brighton

    One Network for Conservation and the Arts. ONCA is a contemporary, non-profit art gallery that runs exhibitions raising awareness for the changing planet. Open: Tues - Fri 12 - 7pm, Sat - Sun 11am - 6pm.

  18. 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.

  19. St Michael & All Angels Church, Brighton

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Brighton

    St Michael & All Angels is a Grade 1 listed building. It consists of 2 churches in 1; the first designed by G F Bodley, built in 1861-62 (now the south aisle of the church) and the second completed in 1893-95 to a design by William Burgess

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    Newhaven Fort

    Type:

    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...