With Brighton’s legendary seafront staring right back at you, and the delights of the town on your doorstep. From land to sea this vibrant, fun and colourful city offers a lot to see and do.
As well as staring out to sea from the comfort of a sea facing deck chair, you may wish to take the time to visit the beautiful Sussex countryside, castles, country houses, parks, forts and gardens near to the city too.
The spectacular seaside palace of the Prince Regent (George IV) transformed by John Nash between 1815 and 1822 into one of the most dazzling and exotic buildings in the British Isles.
- Child Admission £6.00
- Adult Admission £11
- Brighton & Hove residents: Adults £5.50 with up to 4 accompanying children free (with proof, e.g.tax or utility bill) Student, seniors, unemployed and disabled discounts available.
Open All Year.
The classic, quintessential Victorian pier with various food and drink outlets, fairground attractions and Palace of Fun arcade. Not to be missed.
In its original form in 1823 Brighton's first pier was the Old Chain Pier which was primarily used as a landing stage for passenger ships that sailed from Dieppe in France.
The pier is open everyday (except Christmas day.
Charges do apply for ride tokens.
Brighton Sea Life Centre
Situated right on the sea-front next to Brighton's iconic pier, SEA LIFE Brighton is the world's oldest operating aquarium and provides a fascinating insight into life below the waves Tickets from £9.95pp.
The Brighton Sea Life Centre offers a fun and educational day out whatever the weather.
With over 150 species and 57 displays, you will be hard pressed to find a more enjoyable day for the whole family!
Tickets from £9.95pp.
Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
A £10 million redevelopment has transformed Brighton Museum into a state-of-the-art visitor attraction. Dynamic and innovative galleries - including fashion and style, 20th century art and design, and world art.
Brighton Museum & Art Gallery is located in the Royal Pavilion gardens. Its rich collections and exciting exhibits are dynamically displayed in stimulating surroundings. Entrance is free.
Open All Year. Closed Mondays except public holidays, 10am-5pm, closed 24-26 December, 1 January.
Once the heart of the fishing town of Brighthelmstone now the Brighton Lanes offer a shopper’s paradise of independent shops and boutiques. Enjoy live buskers livening up the streets as you pass by.
An audio walking tour of Brighton using your iPod or MP3 player. The comprehensive Brighton tour will guide you around & show you highlights of this famous seaside city.
Prices start at only £5.99.
Watersports and Beach Volleyball
From beach volleyball, beach soccer, footvolley and Ultimate Frisbee, when the sun is shining enjoy some fun activities with friends or colleagues by the water’s front. Take to the sea on a private yacht, try wakeboarding, or hop from pier to pier on the exhilarating powerboats and more. Great fun options for team building, family fun and adrenaline junkies.
Beach volleyball court hire from £21/hour (coaching sessions avialable) Kids activities from £5.80 Yellow beach sports venue:
The venue is open year round and in the spring and summer seven days a week from 10am-10pm weekdays and 10am-8pm at weekends.
A NEW clubhouse building is due to open March 2014 and will be available to hire as a meeting space, for parties and to run health/fitness classes. To book a court, lesson, BBQ, corporate event Lagoon sports: • Dinghy Sailing • Yacht sailing • Powerboat training • Powerboat rides • Thunder Cats • Corporate events (Prices vary)
In the heart of Brighton's North Lane, enjoy theatre, comedy, cabaret, jazz and world music. Komedia has staged some famous comedians from Jimmy Carr, Ross Noble, Sarah Millican to Alan Carr and John Bishop, discover the next comedic talent!
Includes the award winning Krater comedy club three nights a week. You’ll be spoilt with 3 stand-ups and one of the best MC’s on the comedy circuit to entertain you. Prices from £7- £34.50
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