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Address: Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
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+44 1273 290900
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09:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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Rebuilt in the 19th century by architect John Nash, this building features...

Rebuilt in the 19th century by architect John Nash, this building features a unique mixture of classical and Indian styles, which has been labeled as "Hindu-Gothic."

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Perfect way the start the day

Deliberately arriving early to miss the organised tours we were able to enjoy the space and decor almost to ourselves. Informative audio tour, and knowledgeable room stewards made... read more

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Kent
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Deliberately arriving early to miss the organised tours we were able to enjoy the space and decor almost to ourselves. Informative audio tour, and knowledgeable room stewards made it a great couple of hours. Coffee on the terrace as a treat helped as well!

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Understanding the history of this place was amazing. The decor was definitely not what I was expecting, but having walked through, I get it. We went through with a pram which was fine for the ground floor. You can't take them upstairs, but there is a place to leave them whilst you venture up. Wheelchairs can also no access upstairs,... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

No expense was spared in the building and contents.No one who designed the Pavilion had ever been to China so they used pictures brought back from travellers or their imagination.The kitchen was the latest in designer chic at the time! A must if you are visiting Brighton.

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England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My Mum and I visited the Pavilion a few weeks back and we were so happy that we finally looked around inside! It's half price if you're a student which is a great deal so there's no excuse to not pop in! The staff are friendly, full of information and willing to help! We learned so much just by talking... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Delayed going from previous day as nearing end of that day and didn't want to rush it. You may have to time your entrance around school groups so you don't get caught up in the massed crowd. You are guided round the property by a roped route so flows well. Took us around an hour to walk fairly leisurely through... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

OK, it's one of those places of truly narcissistic royal excess but it's here. And it's mind boggling. Some people just have a different way of life and a different style of decor. It's really worth seeing it's so out there.

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a fantastic visit to The Royal Pavilion, a must see if you are in the Brighton area. This exotic palace, located in the center of Brighton, was built for King George IV and has a very interesting 200 year history. The gardens are lovely - a quiet oasis in the center of the city. Recommend a visit!

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely spot to sit and contemplate, the hustle and bustle of city life is only a few steps away...the gardens are well kept, well used and full of interesting folk from all around the globe...kids can blow off steam, the olds like me can sit and listen to some fine music and watch the world go by...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our nephews wedding was extremely well done by the staff at the Pavilion, they did us proud, would highly recommend.

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a nice visit to the pavilion and gardens today. Nice place to chill out with friends. Popular and well kept gardens

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