Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, Brighton

Brighton Museum and Art Gallery is a municipally-owned museum and art gallery. The collections include half a million insects, the Edward Booth zoological and geological collections, and over 14,000 natural history texts. The world and fine art collections include artifacts acquired from Africa and India in the 1920s and 1930s, as well as modern sculpture, paintings, and mixed media. The toy collection is sure to put a smile on your face, and don't miss the Hove amber cup, thought to be the most important Bronze era archaeological find. Admission to the museum and galleries is free. To visit Brighton Museum and Art Gallery and get the most from your holiday in Brighton and Hove, create itinerary details personal to you using our Brighton and Hove trip builder site.
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  • Great little museum. Good Collections and some great exhibitions. The exhibition of Japanese prints was great.  more »
  • I enjoyed a lot my visit to the Brighton Museum and Art Gallery. I liked the variety of the exhibits. From design objects, to Egyptian heritage, to paintings, a room with prehistoric life and...  more »
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  • The Brighton Museum and Art Gallery is situated right next to the Brighton Royal Pavilion. It has a cheaper entry fee compared to the Roy Pavilion. This Museum has a wide range of historic artefacts from Pharaohs to 'modern' history and links to LGBT too. These are especially interesting to see and read about if you don't know a large amount about its origins. If you do have children with you there are some child friendly areas such as Lego box upstairs and at the moment, there is a Snowman film being showed where you can watch with your children and they can draw some snowmen too!
  • People who are interested in museums will like it. 6 pounds for the entrance. Many things to see in the museum. Good place to visit. Outside the museum there is also a garden when we can relax.
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