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...
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.
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. ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...