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Brighton Museum and Art Gallery

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Address: Church St | Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
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I decided to visit the museum as I hadn't been for quite a while.There are lots of different topics there.Ranging from early Brighton to modern day,furniture costumes and lots... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had an afternoon off work and were walking past so decided to visit the museum. I have lived in Brighton and Hove for all my life and have only been in the museum a handful of times but have not visited recently. If you are a Brighton and Hove resident you can get free entry into the museum. (we... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to visit the museum as I hadn't been for quite a while.There are lots of different topics there.Ranging from early Brighton to modern day,furniture costumes and lots more.There is often a special display,when I went it was photography.A nice way to spend a morning or afternoon.Adults and children alike.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building itself is worth a look see. It's part of the whole Royal Pavilion, which is a magnificient triumph in gorgous and at the same time laugh out loud architecture I have ever seen. The permanent collection is good and fun to look at. The museum puts on special exhibits that are always interesting. The people who run this... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i'd been before, but didn't really have enogh time to browse then. this time a rainy day meant unlimited time. it's well laid out, fascinating pictures / exhibits. one of the best museums outside London and more enjoyable to visit

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The collections include furniture, ceramics, Egyptian artefacts, and period costumes. There was some local history, but really not much - that I found anyway. Nice building, and well presented.

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our recent visit to Brighton Museum, an interesting place with a lot of history. The staff were helpful, particularly Amanda who was extremely knowledgable and very informative, which made our visit more enjoyable. We will definitely visit again.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Furniture, ceramics, Egyptian artefacts, period costumes and an exhibition of punk photography. The collection isn't huge but very varied and extremely interesting, particularly the punk photographs. Definitely enough to keep anyone entertained for an hour at least, probably more.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Sou-Wester keeping you off the beach? Why not spend a pleasant hour or two in this eclectic museum, wuth its diverse collection of period and modern furniture, art and Brighton memorabilia.. It's free, the displays are interesting and well presented and you can get a coffee and a cake. Far better than most provincial museums.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

...they're much better! Over the years we have visited many times when our children were young, and now with our grandchildren as well as on our own. There's a lot to see, but you can just do a room or two at a time - there's always something to come back for. Some of the permanent collection often gets overlooked,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Brighton Museum and Art Gallery offers an eclectic collection of historical artefacts and paintings organised thematically into a series of galleries. It is located in central Brighton within the former royal estate of the Royal Pavilion and adjacent to the Dome Concert Hall. Unfortunately, the council have introduced charges which may now deter some visitors and I was disappointed... More 

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