Old Police Cells Museum

Type:Walking Tour

Town Hall, Bartholomews, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1JA
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Old Police Cells - Police Station sign

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The Old Police Cells Museum is dedicated to charting the history of policing in Sussex from 1830 to the present day. 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 on 01273 291052. Entrance free. Donations welcomed - the Police Cells are a registered charity No. 1141195.

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Pre booking essential on 01273 291052. Entrance free. Donations welcomed.



  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Establishment Features

  • LGBT Friendly

Provider Preferences

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

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Individuals

Opening Times

2022 (1 Apr 2022 - 31 Oct 2022)

* The venue is now open on for tours on Saturdays and a minimal charge is made for visiting and for schools on Mondays.
Bookings can be made here: oldpolicecellsmuseum.com and private visits can be arranged.

Special tours for groups available by prior request during Town Hall opening hours. Booking through Brighton Town Hall reception on 01273 291052.

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