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Brighton Museum & Art Gallery


Royal Pavilion Gardens
East Sussex
Brighton Museum and Art Gallery

Ticket Prices

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Concession ticket£4.20 per ticket
Adult ticket£5.20 per ticket
(5-15)£3.00 per ticket
Group adult (15+)£4.20 per ticket
Group child (15+)£2.50 per ticket
Group concession (15+)£3.50 per ticket
Residents (with proof of residency)Free

History Pass
2 day entry to the Royal Pavilion, Brighton Museum (all year) and Preston Manor (Apr-Sep only)
Adult £15, Child £8, Concession £12, Family (2 Adults, 2 children) £38, Family (I Adult, 2 Children) £23.

Admission to the museum is free for Brighton & Hove Residents all year round (with proof of residency e.g council tax or utility bill).
Brighton & Hove residents can also bring up to two guests visiting from out of town to Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, to enjoy reduced-price admission of £4.20 per person, with free entry for accompanying children.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the Old Steine go up North Street, turn right into Royal Pavilion gardens through the Indian Gate - walk through the gardens - museum entrance is at the north west corner.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station: Brighton is 1 mile.


Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction


  • Accessible Lift
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Parking & Transport

  • On street parking only
  • Railway station within walking distance


  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted - in Shop
  • Approx length of visit - 1 hour
  • Delta accepted
  • Diners Club accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro Accepted - in Shop
  • MasterCard accepted - in Shop
  • Max group size - 53
  • Solo accepted - in Shop
  • Visa accepted - in shop

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Beach/Coast 10 min walking distance
  • Event Venue
  • Gay/Lesbian Friendly
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available


  • Friends & Family Offer - residents can bring up to two guests for reduced admission and free entry for accompanying children. Brighton & Hove Residents need to show proof of address – e.g. driving licence, council tax/utility bill or library card. This offer is only available from Brighton Museum front desk and cannot be purchased in advance or online.
    Tickets can be purchased at the Brighton Museum & Art Gallery.

    Offer link: Things to do


Saturday, 18th November 2017 - Sunday, 11th March 2018

Photographic portrait of Gluck, Howard Coster, 1926 © The Fine Art Society, LondonGluck: Art & IdentityThis major new exhibition explores the life and work of the 20th century artist...
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Saturday, 25th November 2017 - Saturday, 25th November 2017

Saturday, 30th December 2017 - Saturday, 30th December 2017

person holding an ipad out with Remix GIFs written underneathRemix the Museum animation workshopJoin us for new monthly workshops and learn how to create your own animations...
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Tuesday, 5th December 2017 - Tuesday, 5th December 2017

baby with mother playing with craft materialsBabies in MuseumsCome along to this fun and stimulating experience for you and your baby/toddler...
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Thursday, 21st December 2017 - Sunday, 24th December 2017

Wednesday, 27th December 2017 - Sunday, 31st December 2017

Workbench in Museum with balloons and bagsMuseum BasecampBecome a Museum Explorer! Drop in to Brighton Museum during the school holidays...
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Thursday, 20th July 2017 - Monday, 26th March 2018

Painting-by-Glyn-PhilpotGlyn PhilpotThis display explores the artist’s life, including his relationships with Henry...
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Tuesday, 12th December 2017 - Sunday, 3rd June 2018 Piper’s Brighton AquatintsThis display will explore Brighton Aquatints through related books, letters,...
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Tuesday, 21st November 2017 - Tuesday, 21st November 2017

Tuesday, 28th November 2017 - Tuesday, 28th November 2017

Tuesday, 5th December 2017 - Tuesday, 5th December 2017

Tuesday, 12th December 2017 - Tuesday, 12th December 2017

Tuesday, 19th December 2017 - Tuesday, 19th December 2017

Tuesday, 9th January 2018 - Tuesday, 9th January 2018

Tuesday, 16th January 2018 - Tuesday, 16th January 2018

Bite Size Talks signBite Size Museum TalksPop-up short talks, guided tours and closer looks at stories from our eclectic...
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Saturday, 9th December 2017 - Saturday, 9th December 2017

‘A Happy Christmas to You’. Victorian Christmas card showing owls on tricycles.Brighton Museum Free Days: Christmas CrackersJoin us for a day of family-friendly festive cheer, with craft activities,...
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Tel: +44 (0)3000 290900

Fax: +44 (0)3000 290908


  • ETC Quality Attractions - Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014

Opening Times

2017-14 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Closed Mondays except public holidays, 10am-5pm. Check Christmas and New Year closures on the website.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change