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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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10:00 am - 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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Excellent Tea Room

Visited this museum with my wife & 5 year old granddaughter on 7th May which was the day of the election. The museum was also a polling station! I retired to the tea room which I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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South East England
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

it's a great place for the children but there's nothing in their collection that would attract an adult audience.

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Brighton
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

I went to meet 2 friends, the exhibition was interesting but the restaurant appeared to have run out of food for lunch. We had to wait an hour for a baked potato, too long. But it is a plesant place to meet people.

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Brønderslev
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I normally don' t like museums, but this one was very interesting and different. Funny mashines that moved, old toys and other nice and interesting things to see. Nice building with a very cosy atmosphere. It is free, and worth a visit. Very kind staff.

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Uk
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

accessible and some interesting stuff. The abrightin Hove area is spoilt for shops with antiques, artiness and quirky stuff. The museum has plenty of information about local events, bus timetables ( parking is a nightmare, don't even think about going by car)' offers etc. The place is awash with coffee shops ( chains an dindependents)' cafes an drestaurants. Lovely atmosphere.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This museum is fine to while away free time especially as it does not charge entry fee, but not meant to be included in a planned itinerary. It does not have great historical artefacts and instead consists mainly of exhibits of toys, arts and crafts.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Really enjoyed the Rowland Emett displays. Clean and well presented museum. Nice toys display. We went to Brighton, The Booth and Hove museums and they were all really different

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Amazing pics. Good painters here. I like Salvador Dali. So look it and enjoy your time.mthe smells was not good...

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South East England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Visited this museum with my wife & 5 year old granddaughter on 7th May which was the day of the election. The museum was also a polling station! I retired to the tea room which I can wholeheartedly recommend as an oasis of calm with excellent coffee and a good range of delicious fresh cakes.

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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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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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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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