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As the summer holidays approach, here's a glimpse of the multi-sensory family fun on offer in our crafty activities at Hove Museum.
Looking for an exciting way to entertain your kids and enjoy time with them during the school holidays? Wish to combine fun and an enlightening experience? Hove Museum is the right place to be this summer! “if I listen I for...
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Calling all film makers! Get your work shown as part of Experimental Motion at Brighton Museum
Do you make films? Do you want to show your film as part of the Experimental Motion programme at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery this autumn? Experimental Motion: the art of film innovation will explore Brighton & Hove’s succes...
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Remembering the Battle of Boar's Head: the 'Day that Sussex Died'.
Join us for our WW1 Discovery Day in Brighton Museum on 30 June.
On Thursday 30 June, our Museum Lab in Brighton Museum will host a Discovery Day on the Battle of Boar’s Head. As the UK prepares to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, historian and museum Visitor Services Officer...
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Did you see any of our Dr Blighty events in the Royal Pavilion Garden last week?

Images from the event and the chance to tell us your thoughts and enter a prize draw.
Dr Blighty has now ended. Did you attend any of the events? Complete a short survey and you could win one of several prizes. Below is a selection of images from the events, including the spectacular light projections on the Royal Pavilion. Gallery Past information For this year's Bri
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A look back at a recent conference on historic Chinese wallpaper, which included a visit to the Royal Pavilion.
A team consisting of two specialists from the National Trust, Emile de Bruijn and Andrew Bush, V&A PhD candidate Anna Wu, Royal Pavilion curator Alexandra Loske and our paper conservator Amy Junker-Heslip welcomed experts and...
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JMW Turner's sublime vision of Brighton.
New blog post by Royal Pavilion curator Alexandra Loske.
A rare view of the Pavilion by one of Britain’s greatest artists. This exquisite watercolour by JMW Turner entered the collection of Brighton Museum & Art Gallery only a few years ago. It had been in private collections since...
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Looking to brush up on your art skills? Meet the talented man who runs our art group at Hove Museum
Hove Museum offers adult art groups on Tuesdays afternoon. Would you like to pick up some tips on drawing and painting in a relaxed, friendly and informal way? Let you be guided by our talented painter Dave Cronin… There are ...
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How kids can get creative with our Birds of a Feather exhibition in Hove Museum.
Looking for a free way to entertain your children? Gallery assistant Martina Bellotto shows how Hove Museum’s Birds of a Feather exhibition can bring art and natural history together to provide a source of creative inspiratio...
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Can you imagine an ampitheatre in the Royal Pavilion Garden?
According to some plans we've recently discovered in the Pavilion Archive, this was considered in the interwar years.
The joy of working in archives is that often it feels like an archaeological dig or a treasure hunt: you never know what you are going to find. I have recently been selecting prints, drawings and photographs for an exhibition...
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A purr-fect discovery by one of our conservators.
During routine conservation work on Elizabeth Blackadder’s painting Two Cats on a Kelim an offending hair was seen under the glass. After its removal it was identified as a cat’s whisker! The cat’s whisker 2 Cats on a Kel...
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How one volunteer is helping us turn the past into polygons, by rebuilding the historic Royal Pavilion Estate in 3D.
Last year, 3D modeller Colin Jones volunteered to work with the Royal Pavilion to produce some 3D models of the Royal Pavilion Estate. In this blog post, Colin discusses his work to date, and the challenges posed in trying to recreate the past through polygons. The project to produce accurate com
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How a 1980s' New York wallpaper firm took inspiration from the Royal Pavilion.
A colourful range of 20th century exotic wallpapers, designed and produced in New York in the 1970s and ‘80s and based on Royal Pavilion interiors I am currently assessing the vast Royal Pavilion Archives relating to the hist...
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The Royal Pavilion and Museums includes the famous regency palace of George IV, Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, Hove Museum & Art Gallery, the Booth Museum of Natural History and Preston Manor. Our collections include natural history, world art, decorative art, fine art, local history and archaeology, fashion and textiles, and toys, film and media, with over a million objects in our collections. We offer a range of exhibitions and family events, throughout the year. You can also see us at:http://brightonmuseums.org.uk