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Royal Pavilion

Historic House / Palace

4/5 Pavilion Buildings
East Sussex
The Royal Pavilion

Ticket Prices

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
B & H Resident (with proof of residency)£6.15 per ticket
Child (5-15)£6.90 per ticket
Concession£10.50 per ticket
Family (1 + 2)£19.20 per ticket
Family (2 + 2)£31.50 per ticket
Groups (Adults 15 +)£11.30 per ticket
Groups (Child 15 +)up to £6.50 per ticket
Groups (concessions 15 +)£9.70 per ticket

You can now buy a ticket to visit three of Brighton’s most iconic and unique historic buildings. Buy a History Pass for reduced entry to The Royal Pavilion and Brighton Museum (all year) and Preston Manor (Apr-Sep only). Ideal for families planning a weekend of history exploring, or as a unique gift, the History Pass is your ticket to a whole world of amazing objects, Regency wonders and Edwardian elegance.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Brighton Pier travel northbound up A23, Royal Pavilion on the left

Public Transport Directions

Nearest railway station: Brighton is 1 mileLocal buses stop nearby.


Provider Preferences

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


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors - Ground Floor only
  • Disabled persons toilet - Groud floor.
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Information on Audio Tape on Request
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - On request
  • Ramp/Level Access - Ground Floor only
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible - Ground Floor only.

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Parking & Transport

  • On street parking only - + car parks off site - NCP.
  • Railway station within walking distance


  • Cafe
  • Catering Provided
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Refreshments Available

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Approx length of visit - 1 hour
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 53
  • Min group size - 20
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted - With passport
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free - With trade pass
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages
  • Audio Tours
  • Beach / Coast within walking distance
  • Beach/Coast 5 min walking distance
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gay/Lesbian Friendly
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Open all year round
  • Open Christmas - except 25 & 26 December, closes at 2pm on 24 December.
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

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

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - maximum group size - 53

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available


  • Reduced price 2 day entry to the Royal Pavilion and Brighton Museum (all year) and Preston Manor (April-September only). Adult £16.00 Child £9.00 Concession £14.00 Family (2 Adults, 2 children) £41.00 Family (I Adult, 2 Children) £25.00
    Tickets can be purchased at any of the venues or online at

    Offer link: Things to do


Saturday, 8th April 2017 - Sunday, 8th October 2017

Constable artwork Constable and BrightonExploring John Constable’s time in the emerging seaside resort, where he stayed...
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Saturday, 18th November 2017 - Tuesday, 2nd January 2018

Christmas at the Royal PavilionExperience a magical Christmas at the Royal Pavilion. The fires are lit, the...
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Saturday, 17th June 2017 - Monday, 8th January 2018

Jane Austen, Ackermann's 1818 Walking Dress Jane Austen by the SeaA new display at the Royal Pavilion in Brighton will explore Jane Austen’s...
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Saturday, 18th November 2017 - Sunday, 11th March 2018

Brighton MuseumGluck: Art & IdentityA 20th century artist now considered a trailblazer for gender fluidity will be...
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Saturday, 25th February 2017 - Sunday, 31st December 2017

illustration of The Great Kitchen Servant StoriesFind out about the real-life stories of the First Yeoman of Confectionery, the...
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Tuesday, 26th September 2017 - Tuesday, 26th September 2017

Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 - Tuesday, 3rd October 2017

Bite Size Museum Talks sign Bite Size Museum TalksPop-up guided tours, short talks and closer looks at stories from our eclectic...
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Thursday, 12th October 2017 - Friday, 13th October 2017

Banqueting RoomOperatic Adventures & Decadent DiningJoin us for this specially-created, exclusive performance with scenes from The...
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Thursday, 20th July 2017 - Sunday, 31st December 2017

Painting-by-Glyn-PhilpotGlyn PhilpotThis display explores the artist’s life, including his relationships with Henry...
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Friday, 29th September 2017 - Saturday, 30th September 2017

Garden Greeter Volunteers in front of desk of leafletsRoyal Pavilion Estate Garden GreetersVolunteer Greeters will be in the Royal Pavilion Gardens giving out information...
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Saturday, 30th September 2017 - Sunday, 5th November 2017

sculpture of a man with a plaster of Paris mask on A King’s AppetiteA King’s Appetite is a new sculptural installation that takes inspiration from...
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Wednesday, 27th September 2017 - Wednesday, 27th September 2017

Jane Austen Curator's Talk: Georgian & Regency CostumeJane Austen Curator's Talk: Georgian & Regency CostumeJoin Martin Pel, Curator of Fashion and Textiles, and Dr Alexandra Loske,...
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Wednesday, 13th December 2017 - Thursday, 14th December 2017

A Christmas Carol by Charles DickensChristmas Carol was the first public reading Charles Dickens gave of his own...
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Friday, 8th December 2017 - Friday, 8th December 2017

Friday, 15th December 2017 - Friday, 15th December 2017

Friday, 22nd December 2017 - Friday, 22nd December 2017

Royal Pavilion Christmas BanquetsCelebrate Christmas in regal splendor at the Royal Pavilion. Step into the past...
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Thursday, 26th October 2017 - Thursday, 26th October 2017

Jane Austen, Ackermann's 1818 Walking Dress Jane Austen at HomeTo complement our Jane Austen by the Sea display the Royal Pavilion is hosting...
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Saturday, 4th November 2017 - Sunday, 14th January 2018

people skating in front of the Royal Pavilion bathed in purple and pink lightsRoyal Pavilion Ice Rink & RestaurantThe Royal Pavilion Ice Rink is located within Brighton’s bustling North Laine...
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Tel: +44 (0)3000 290900


  • Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VB Attraction
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Opening Times

Open New Year
Summer (1 Apr 2017 - 30 Sept 2017)
Winter (1 Oct 2017 - 31 Mar 2018)

* 01 October - 31 March - last admission 4:30pm
01 April - September - last admission 5pm

Closed from 2:30pm on 24th December and all day on 25th & 26th December and between 16th-20th January 2017 for essential annual maintenance.

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