Brighton Museum & Art Gallery

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Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
Royal Pavilion Gardens
Brighton , East Sussex BN1 1EE
United Kingdom
Venue Type: Gallery

Open hours
Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 5pm
03000 290900
03000 290908
Gallery type
Free admission

Brighton Museum houses one of the most important and eclectic collections outside national institutions.

Its recent £10million redevelopment has created dynamic and innovative new galleries that encourage you to get involved as you wander round the transformed museum.

  • Explore the world of Art Nouveau in the dazzling 20th Century Decorative Art & Design gallery
  • Visit Mr Willett's Popular Pottery gallery and find out just why his pottery was so popular!
  • Take a journey through Brighton’s rich and colourful history in the Images of Brighton and Exploring Brighton galleries
  • Our Fashion & Style gallery explores fashion through the ages from Regency to modern day
  • The Performance gallery brings you celebrations from around the world with puppets, masks, costume and musical instruments
  • How do we see ourselves? The Body gallery takes a closer look
  • There are three galleries devoted to Fine Art and one of the country’s most significant collections of World Art including objects from Africa, Asia, the Pacific and the Americas

There is lots to do for all ages at

  • family events
  • children’s workshops
  • talks and tours


Our year-round exhibitions explore a wide range of subjects and themes, many relating to our permanent gallery themes and collections.

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