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Hove Museum and Art Gallery

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Address: 19 New Church Road | Hove, Brighton BN3 4AB, England
Phone Number: 44 1273 290200
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2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Sun 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Tue 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Haven't been here for years and wasn't disappointed

We had a friend visiting with 3 young children and it was a rainy day. After a trip to a swimming pool I SUDDENLY REMEMBERED THIS MUSEUM. There was something to amuse an 11 yr... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Lancing, United Kingdom
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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
52 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Hove Museum is located on the outskirts of the town, to the west of the shopping centre.It is not a place that would attract much passing trade. It occupies the first floor of a fine looking house in a small park. There is a toy gallery, some craft galleries, a few panels showing the development of Hove as a residential... More 

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Lancing, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We had a friend visiting with 3 young children and it was a rainy day. After a trip to a swimming pool I SUDDENLY REMEMBERED THIS MUSEUM. There was something to amuse an 11 yr old,9 yr old and 4 yr old,as well as the adults.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

In the heart of Brighton lives this quirky and cool museum. It has everything from 20th century design furniture to Egyptian mummies. And it's FREE!! But best of all is the tea room where you can have finest teas served in a silver tea pot with scones and cream. The ultimate in decadence. If you miss out on this on... More 

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Portslade, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Great for families with a whole room dedicated to toys with some opportunity to interact. Great display of contemporary crafts. Lots of local history . Friendly staff. Nice cafe and friends tell me the cream teas are wonderful though I have not tried myself ...... Yet. Free to get in and probably only need an hour to get round, ideal... More 

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Brighton, England
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Its a bit out of the way but great for local history and some excellent temporary exhibitions. the tea room is good too.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Firstly, it is lovely that Hove still has it's own museum, as a lot of (most of!) the interesting historical sites in the area are not in Brighton. A friend who grew up in the area insisted I went to see what it had to offer, and I am pleased I did. The place is small, thoughtfully put together, fully... More 

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149 reviews 149 reviews
51 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

A great local attraction, and long may it stay. Always a range of interesting exhibits - many of local interest. A fantastic tea shop to compliment any visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I like to take my younger siblings here from time to time. We always love going in the Wizards attic and looking at all the old toys, learning a little about the history of Hove and then popping downstairs for a spot of tea and cakes!

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Interesting place both inside and out. What's not to love. Excellent little cafe. Feels a bit like a library inside as everyone is so silent!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Big thank you to Kirstie, Bridget and Georgie for making our son's first birthday tea party fantastic and lovely memorable experience. The food and service was first class and attention to detail was superb. Everyone was very helpful and would recommend anyone to have celebration there. Thanks again to the manager and staff. Five stars!!!

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