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Brighton Museum and Art Gallery

Church St | Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
+44 1273 292882
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Church St | Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
+44 1273 292882
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Reviewed yesterday

Situated in the beautiful Royal Pavilion Gardens you come across the Brighton Museum. At the moment they are featuring the work of Constable an incredible 18th century artist who by all accounts resided in Brighton for a good part of his life, a truly wonderful...More

Thank DerekLarnaca
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been to Brighton many times and visited the Pavilion there a couple of times but I've never been to the Museum before . As I walked through to go to the Constable exhibition there it looked to have a fascinating collection of paintings ,...More

Thank Mark Benjamin L
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went last Saturday when there was free admission but even if you paid the £3.50 entry it is good value. The Constable exhibition was great and there are so many other areas of the museum to see as well

Thank Margaret E
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I went there over the weekend for the Constable exhibition and really enjoyed it. Firstly, as it was quite a hot day, it was a nice surprise to find it air conditioned - in parts at least. The museum is very well...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was expecting the Brighton Museum to be primarily about the history of Brighton but it's not just about that. There are some amazing artifacts on display from the Egyptian era all the way down to the room with different outfits from the Victorian age...More

Thank therichastill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the first weekend of the Brighton festival and admission to the Museum and Art Gallery was free. The first gallery with its high ceiling is a presentation of both art and furniture. It's good to see a William Gear abstract hanging high up...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 14 May 2017

A superb exhibition that's on until October 2017. I hadn't appreciated John Constable sketched and painted around 150 works in Brighton? The best are on display in a stunningly curated exhibition, which includes the walking routes Constable took from Brighton to sketch and paint. What's...More

3  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This museum is always good, there are permanent exhibits (furniture and design) and temporary ones, this time we visited Constable in Sussex which was lovely, also a fascinating costume exhibition.

Thank TravellingladyLondon
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We were attracted by a poster advertising an exhibition of Constable paintings. What a wonderful museum somewhat quirky in its displays. The 20th Century design hall was a favourite of mine. The Constable exhibition was well curated and a real treat and well worth the...More

Thank NeilHBNZ
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Went specifically to see the Egyptian galleries and they were very well laid out with lots of information and a wide range of exhibits. Did find the constant loop of background voices very annoying. Perhaps not noticeable if you just make a quick visit but...More

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What is acceptable proof of local residence necessary to avoid the entrance fee?
9 November 2015|
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Response from ZaraA14 | Reviewed this property |
according to the website it's: "driving licence, council tax/utility bill or library card." hope that helps.