During the Period of National Mourning following the death of HM Queen Elizabeth II (Sept 9th-18th), the Chapel Royal will be open from 10.00am to 4.00pm daily for people to come in for prayers, quiet reflection and the lighting of candles.
Chapel Royal is a warm, open, and affirming church community at the heart of Brighton’s city centre, where you’ll find peace, sanctuary, support, and worship.
Chapel Royal is the Church of England’s parish for central Brighton. We are enriched by one of the most diverse communities in the city.
Everyone is welcome at Chapel Royal, exactly as they are.
Chapel Royal is located on North St, on the southern boundary of the Royal Pavillion Gardens, directly opposite Hannington’s Lane.
Chapel Royal is wheelchair friendly, with disabled facilities. We have an induction loop for services.
The simplest way to reach Chapel Royal is by bus. Alight at North Street and look for the brick clock tower.
Buses that stop by Chapel Royal include 1, 1A, 2, 5, 5A, 5B, 7, 12, 12A, 12X, 13X, 14, 14C, 18, 21, 21A, 22, 24, 25, 25X, 26, 27, 28, 29, 37, 37B, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, and 52.
There are spots to secure your bicycle along North Street and New Road. The nearest secure bike parking is at Brighton Central train station.
The nearest train station is Brighton Central. Exit the front of the station, walk towards the sea, turn left at the clocktower, then walk downhill until you see our brick clock tower. It is approximately a 10 minute walk, there are bus stops on route.
Central Brighton was laid out long before the invention of the car, and Chapel Royal does not have a car park, or an ideal spot for dropping off.
There is a taxi rank on East Street, approximately 2 minutes walk from Chapel Royal.