Attractions in Kent
Castles & Historic Monuments
Hill Hoath Road, Chiddingstone, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7AD
Re-modelled in the late Georgian "castle style", this enchanting fantasy dates back five hundred years. It houses fabulous collections of the late owner Denys Bower - historic furnishings and paintings, Royal Stuart memorabilia, Japanese lacque...
SHOREHAM AIRCRAFT MUSEUM
High Street, Shoreham, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14 7TB
Exhibition of aviation relics and homefront memorabilia from the Battle of Britain and the air war over southern England. Aviation paintings and prints for sale. Teas and home made cakes served in the Old Bakery or cottage garden.
Castles & Historic Monuments
HEVER CASTLE & GARDENS
Hever, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7NG
Childhood home of Ann Boleyn, dating back to 1270. Step back into the splendour of the Tudor Court as it is recreated with costumed figures, displays and portraits. Plus 35-acres of Italian gardens featuring a lake, maze, Tudor Garden, herb garden...
Churches & Cathedrals
ALL SAINTS CHURCH
Mill Street, Maidstone, next to the Archbishops Palace
All Saints, the Parish Church of the County Town of Kent was largely built by Archbishop Courtenay (14th C) and is one of the largest and finest Perpendicular churches in England. Of note are the medieval choir stalls and the Washington family ...
Market Square, Dover, Kent, CT16 1PH
Dover Museum is one of the districts largest museums and has a fine collection of genuine artefacts and models. Covering the history of Dover from the ancient Celts, through the Roman Invasion, up to and beyond World War II. There is a collecti...
Steam & Miniature Railways
KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY
Tenterden Town Station, Station Road, Tenterden, Kent, TN30 6HE
Tenterden-Northiam-Bodiam. Join us for a magical ride through 10.5-miles of beautiful countryside. Vintage steam trains dating from Victorian times will transport you back in time. Hot and cold refreshments are available at stations and on many tr...
ST. AUGUSTINES ABBEY
Longport, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1TF
Founded in 598AD by St Augustine, this Abbey is at the very roots of Christianity in England and has been a monastic site for almost a thousand years. The admission price includes an interactive audio tour of the ruins, available in several langua...
BEDGEBURY NATIONAL PINETUM & FOREST
Bedgebury Road, Goudhurst, Kent, TN17 2SJ
Bedgebury is the perfect place for cycling, walking, riding and playing in a spectacular world of trees. The National Pinetum is a world-class collection of dramatic conifers and a beautiful setting for a country walk in all seasons. The two...
CRABBLE CORN MILL
Lower Road River, Dover, Kent, CT17 0UY
The Crabble Corn Mill is a beautiful Georgian watermill, situated in a picturesque, peaceful area of the town. The lakeside tea-rooms serve food from home-baked mill flour, offering the real taste of traditional Kent food. Visitors can see t...
Museums & Galleries
SPITFIRE & HURRICANE MEMORIAL BUILDING MUSEUM
The Airfield, Manston Road, Ramsgate, Kent, CT12 5DF
Genuine WW II Spitfire and Hurricane aircraft and a large collection of WW II memorabilia on display. Free admission. Free coach and car parking. Cafeteria and gift shop. Disabled facilities. Open: All year, British Summertime 10am-5pm, Winter 10a...