Things to do in Kent
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...
FLIGHTS WITH ROSIE
Based near Canterbury
Experience the world of microlight flying...It's fun, it's easy and it's affordable! Whether you're an absolute beginner or a qualified pilot, you'll find the world of microlight flying a unique and stimulating experience. Fly from sites nea...
Museums & Galleries
MAIDSTONE MUSEUM & BENTLIF ART GALLERY
St. Faith Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1LH
Housed in the Elizabethan Chillington Manor, this exceptionally fine regional museum boasts specialist galleries which include costume, local history and natural history including dinosaurs and fossils. Also on display, Japanese, medieval, English...
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...
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...
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...
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.
BURSTED MANOR RIDING CENTRE
Pett Bottom, Canterbury, Kent, CT4 6EH
Owned by the Tombs family, Bursted Manor was established in 1967 with 3 generations currently involved in running the business. We offer riding lessons as well as Hacks, Pony Trekking, Beach rides, Pony Club and Corporate days. All of our instruct...
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 ...
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...