This historic Victorian building, situated just opposite the Royal Pavilion Estate in the heart of Brighton’s Cultural Quarter, was used as a County Court up until 1967. Now fully refurbished, retaining many of its original features it is now available for both day and evening hire.

The Old Courtroom chairsWith modern and comfortable retractable theatre-style seating it can accommodate a variety of events such as talks, theatre performances, seminars, lectures, workshops and screenings.

Contact Us

To hire The Old Courtroom or to discuss your requirements in more detail contact the Events Team:
Telephone 03000 290905
Email pavilionfunctions@brighton-hove.gov.uk

For more information download:
Prices for Venue Hire at The Old Courtroom 2016-17 [PDF]
Venue hire brochure for The Old Courtroom [PDF]

Maximum capacity

Lecture style (bleacher seating) 152

The Old Courtroom exterior

How to get here

The Old Courtroom is located in the city centre near Brighton Museum and is a 15 minute walk from Brighton train station. Buses stop either outside the Royal Pavilion on Pavilion Parade or on North Street, which is five minutes walk from The Old Courtroom.

118 Church St (side entrance)
Brighton
BN1 1UD