Aboriginal Ancestral Remains returned to Australia

A special Handover Ceremony to mark the return of Aboriginal ancestral remains from Brighton to Australia has taken place. The ceremony, organised by the Australian High Commission, saw the ancestral remains, formerly in the collection of Royal Pavilion & Museums, … Continued

Snowpups at Brighton Museum

The Martlets Hospice has teamed up with Wild in Art to stage a public art trail in Brighton & Hove, 24 September – 27 November. The sculpture trail features more than 40 large scale Snowdog sculptures, inspired by the much … Continued

Geophysical survey reveals hidden Preston Park feature

Brighton Museum, the University of Brighton and Brighton & Hove Archaeological Society have completed a ‘geophysical survey’ of Preston Park, the large public park in the north of the city.  The survey, which was supported by the Friends of Preston … Continued

Dr Blighty lates at the Royal Pavilion this week!

This Thursday and Saturday evening (26 and 28 May 2016) Brighton’s Royal Pavilion will stay open until 8.00pm, with last admission at 7.30pm.  With the immersive WWI Dr Blighty installation taking place in the Royal Pavilion Garden as part of … Continued

New Star Wars toy display at Hove Museum

From Saturday 13 February Hove Museum will be displaying rare Star Wars items loaned from private collections.  These will include very early figures and ‘dioramas’ (displays) from the first series of Star Wars movies, such as a Land of the … Continued

Coming Soon: The Doreen Valiente collection at Preston Manor

Preston Manor, one of Britain’s spookiest historic houses, is to host a unique display of artefacts and documents from the personal collection of local witch Doreen Valiente. Valiente (1922-1999) is internationally regarded as having been ‘the mother of modern witchcraft’, and played … Continued

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