The Old Courtroom

The Old Courtroom
118 Church Street (side entrance)
East Sussex




03000 290900

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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 until 1967. It has been fully refurbished, retaining many original features, and is now available for day and evening hire for all kinds of functions. The Old Courtroom also hosts events and lectures by the Royal Pavilion & Museums.

Venue Type:

Heritage site

Opening hours

Open for events only.

Admission charges

Open for events only.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

The Politics of Participation in Museums

  • 12 November 2014 9:30am-4:30pm

A one-day conference bringing together key thinkers and practitioners to debate and challenge ‘the politics of participation’.

Suitable for

  • 16-17
  • 18+


£65, £50 concessions, book in advance. To buy tickets call 03000 290902 (Mon-Fri) or in person at any of our venues.