Admission to the Royal Pavilion
Daily except Christmas Day & Boxing Day (Christmas Eve last admission 2pm)
Visit this spectacular seaside palace, the former royal residence of George IV with its dazzling and opulent interiors. Entrance includes a free multimedia guide in English, French, German, Spanish and Italian. Audio tours for blind and visually impaired visitors are also available.
Why not become a member and take advantage of unlimited free admission to the Royal Pavilion, Preston Manor and exhibitions at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
Paint it Late
Thursday 15 May 7-10pm
Play with paint, try speed life drawing, party with cocktails and silent disco, discover secret painting stories, and VanGo Yourself! A Museums at night event.
Haunted House Experience
Saturday 31 May 7pm-12.30am
Saturday 28 June 7pm-12.30am
Saturday 26 July 7pm-12.30am
Saturday 23 August 7pm-12.30am
Join the Preston Manor ghost team on an evening of discovery and find out why the Manor has been called the most haunted house in Brighton. Sit in on a vigil, witness Victorian ghost-hunting techniques still in use today and examine ghost photographs taken at the Manor.
The Royal Pavilion Estate and the First World War
Sunday 22 June 10.30am-1.30pm
Sunday 20 July 10.30am-1.30pm
Saturday 16 August 10.30am-1.30pm
Saturday 23 August 10.30am-1.30pm
Take a fascinating tour of the Royal Pavilion, Brighton Dome, Brighton Museum and Corn Exchange and discover how they were used by the military as hospitals from 1914-1919.
Behind the Scenes at Preston Manor
Friday 6 June 11am-12.45pm & 2-3.45pm
Friday 4 July 11am-12.45pm & 2-3.45pm
Friday 1 August 11am-12.45pm & 2-3.45pm
A chance to see hidden rooms, spaces and archive material made available especially for this tour.
Keith Vaughan: The Male Nude, Censorship and the Camera
Saturday 26 July 2.30-3.30pm. Please note: this talk has an age restriction of 16 and over
Gerard Hastings, author of Keith Vaughan: The Photographs, gives an illustrated talk on recently discovered photographs of the male nude by the artist.
Keith Vaughan: The Spontaneous Image
Sunday 3 August 2.30-3.30pm
Ian Massey co-author of Keith Vaughan: The Mature Oils, 1946-1977, explores the technical and stylistic development of Keith Vaughan’s work.
The 1914 House
Friday 8 August 11am-12.45pm & 2-3.45pm
Friday 15 August 11am-12.45pm & 2-3.45pm
Friday 22 August 11am-12.45pm & 2-3.45pm
Friday 29 August 11am-12.45pm & 2-3.45pm
Discover what it was like to live in 1914 at the outbreak of the First World War. Includes real-life stories and practical demonstrations.
Booking now for Christmas 2014:
Royal Pavilion Christmas Banquet
Saturday 13 December 7-11pm
Enjoy a lavish three course meal and seasonal entertainment in the magnificent setting of the Banqueting Room. Dress code: black tie.
Early Years sessions at Brighton Museum
Tuesday 22 April10.30am-12pm Ice Age
Tuesday 6 May 10.30am-12pm Picture Painting
Tuesday 20 May 10.30am-12pm Faces
Tuesday 10 June 10.30am-12pm Cats
Tuesday 24 June 10.30am-12pm India
Tuesday 8 July 10.30am-12pm Mini Beasts
Tuesday 22 July 10.30am-12pm Fossils
Our popular Early Years sessions include art activities, a museum expedition, a story and handling some museum objects. These sessions are for 2-5 year olds.
Early Years sessions at Booth Museum
Tuesday 22 April10.30am-12pm Ice Age
Friday 9 May 10-11.30am 2,4,6,8 Legs!
Friday 23 May 10-11.30am Dino Day
Friday 13 June 10-11.30am Print It!
Friday 27 June 10-11.30am Paws & Claws
Friday 11 July 10-11.30am Big as a Whale
Our popular Early Years sessions include art activities, a museum expedition, a story and handling some museum objects. These sessions are for 2-5 year olds only.