Brighton Palace Pier

Visit Brighton Palace Pier

Brighton Palace Pier is a famous Victorian pier with various food and drink outlets, fairground attractions and an arcade.

There are places to eat and drink along the pier, or you can just sit on the deck chairs provided and enjoy the view, which transforms at night.

Did you Know? Brighton Pier first opened in May 1899.

The Pier is open 364 days a year (closed on Christmas Day).

This beach is …

  • Family Friendly

What to see and do

  • Have Fun Along The Pier

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Places to stay

  • Holiday park

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Header Image by UKBeachDays

Getting To Brighton Palace Pier

Beach Location

Madeira Drive Brighton, East Sussex BN2 1TB


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Brighton Station (southern Railway)

Getting There

Map of Brighton Palace Pier

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beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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