Richborough Castle
Sandwich CT13 9JW Tel: 01304 612013

Description:
This fort dates back to AD43

Location:
1.5 miles north of Sandwich (south east Kent) off A257 Rail Sandwich 2 miles.

Opening Times:
22 Mar- 31 Oct daily 10-6 (or dusk in Oct)

Admission Prices:
Adults £2 Children £1 Conc £1.50 EH

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Rochester Castle
ME1 1SX Tel: 01634 402276

Description
Built on the Roman city wall, this Norman bishop's castle was a vital royal stronghold

Location:
By Rochester Bridge, A2, junction 1 of M2 or junction 2 of M25. Rail: Rochester .5 mile

Opening Times:
Apr-Sep 10-6 Oct-Mar 10-4

Admission Prices:
Adults £2.60 Children £1.30 conc £2.00

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Roman Painted House
New Street, CT17 9AJ Tel: 01304 203279

Description:
This extremely old Roman building (with underground central heating) is preserved inside a capsule. Famous frescos and Roman Dover exhibits

Location:
Dover. Carpark. Rail: Dover

Opening Times:
Easter-Oct 10-5. Events all year, call for details

Disabled Access
Partial

Admission Prices:
Adults £2 Children 80p

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Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway
Tel: 01797 363256

Description:
The line runs from Hythe (near Folkestone) to Dungerness with several stops in between. It is the smallest gauge railway in the world. It also has the largest collection of working steam engines in the UK. At peak times there is one train every 45 mins

Location:
The railway runs along the Kent coast and you can board at any station on route, but is recommended to use Hythe or Dungerness for the full ride.

Opening Times:
Mar-Oct. Also a special santa train

Admission Prices:
Depends on journey - call

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RSPB Nature Reserve
TN29 9PN Tel: 01797 320588

Description:
Large coastal wildlife reserve. Has visitor centre with telescopes and 1.5 mile nature trail.--

Location:
Off Lydd to Dungerness Road, 1m SE of Lydd

Opening Times:
Daily not Tuesday's

Admission Prices:
Adults £2 Children 50p

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Royal Engineers Museum
Gilligham, ME4 4UG Tel: 01634 406397

Description:
The story and memorabilia of the Royal Engineers, worldwide

Location:
From M2 or A2 take Gilligham exit. The museum is between Gilligham & Chatham and I'm told it is well sign posted. There is a free car park. There is a rail station at Gilligham

Opening Times:
Mon-Thur 10-56 Sat and Sun 11.30-5

Admission Prices:
Adults £3 Children £1.50

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