Attractions in Kent
Stately Homes & Gardens
GROOMBRIDGE PLACE GARDENS & ENCHANTED FOREST
Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3 9QG
Award winning gardens set in 200 acres of wooded parkland feature a series of magnificent walled gardens set against the romantic backdrop of a 17th century moated manor house. Children love the 'Dark Walk', Tree Fern Valley, Groms Village and gia...
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...
Museums & Galleries / Tourist Attractions
THE SHIPWRECK MUSEUM
Rock A Nore Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3DW
This award winning museum is devoted to the history of wrecked ships. Hastings has one of the richest displays of shipwrecks at low tide in Europe. An exciting audio-visual presentation tells the story of the ships featured in the display. Thes...
Museums & Galleries
POWELL-COTTON MUSEUM, QUEX HOUSE & GARDENS
Quex Park, Park Lane, Birchington, Kent, CT7 0BH
A museum and Regency-period country house with beautiful Victorian gardens. The world class collections include African natural history and ethnography, weaponry, archaeology, ceramics, furniture and much much more. Group bookings welcome. ...
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 ...
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...
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...
Old Hill, Chislehurst, Kent, BR7 5NL
Guided tours, our experienced guides will take you on a lamp lit tour, during which you will hear of the Druids, Romans and Saxons. Visitors also see the tunnels made famous as a shelter during World War 2 when the Caves became the largest air rai...
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...