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Brighton Museum and Art Gallery

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“local history”(31 reviews)
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Church St | Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't really like this Museum. I bought a combined museum an Royal Pavilion ticket. The section on ancient Egypt was quite small and the section on King George 4th was small too. There were a few Manau costumes in the museum and a sofa...More

Thank Selina C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting history of Brighton. Lots to see. The art gallery is also very interesting with lots of different themes.

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wasn't impressed with this museum that seemed disjointed and not really worth it unless you buy the ticket as part of the three site deal at the Royal Pavilion.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Doesn’t take too long to get round the museum but it’s got a great collection of eclectic and quirky exhibits. Loved the Dali exhibit :)

Thank Bethany K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum has a bit of everything - traditional art, interesting furniture examples and some historical artefacts. Some quirky pieces. Not sure it all fits together but quite interesting on a number of levels.

Thank 251Purpleannie
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We had some extra time and opted to spent it in the museum and I wish we had been able to stay longer. Some wonderful displays, we focused on 20th century design, fashion history, the Egyptian display and the Constable exhibit that was on at...More

Thank Lissel A
Reviewed 27 May 2018

ithink they vary their exhibitions as well as having permenat ones there must be at least one section of intrest for everyone !

Thank cafedart
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This museum strives to deliver despite its small size. Brighton history section is a must-see for visitors, while the Ancient Egypt and porcelain collections are for south coast residents who don't have time to go to London (British Museum). As the place charges visitors (while...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

The kids found it awful. They were so board we only spent ten minutes there as they couldn't handle it.

Thank Jarvisbt m
Reviewed 13 May 2018

A great place to visit,a 60s memorabilia was on show, lots of items that were around in my younger days. Would recommend this to every one: Slightly overpriced, but worth it.

Thank Angela C
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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.