Dover Museum is much more than just a local history and archaeology museum. Situated in the town centre of Dover, Britain’s historic port town, this modern museum tells the fascinating story of this rich and important area.
Cross-curricular school activity days for Key Stage 1, 2 & 3 pupils are held throughout the year.
See our dates and programme for 2016-17
Bronze Age Boat
In September 1992, archaeologists in Dover discovered the remains of a large wooden prehistoric boat thought to be some 3,000 years old. Our Gallery tells the story of this important find and its implications for understanding the Bronze Age.
Fun for children of all ages. Free entry to Museum and activities on Family Days.
Channel Firing: A response by Peter Sheppard Skaerved to Dover Museum's WWI collection
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