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Temporary Exhibition Gallery:

d01367 Channel Crossings

This exhibition tells the story of the English Channel from prehistory to modern times, and its impact on the development of Dover.

Children age 5-11 can pick up a free Channel Crossings passport to help explore the exhibition and the rest of the museum.

This exhibition will be open from July 2023 until May 2024. 

Our current stairwell exhibition:

RNLI 200 - celebrating the bicentenary of the RNLI and focusing on the history and contribution of the four lifeboat stations in the Dover district: Dover, Kingsdown, North Deal and Walmer.


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Dover Museum
Market Square
Kent CT16 1PH

Tel: 01304 201066

Enquiries: museumenquiries@dover.gov.uk

Opening Hours

April - September: 9.30-5.00 Monday to Saturday,
10.00 - 3.00 Sunday 
October - March: Monday -Saturday 9.30 - 17.00
Closed Sunday.
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

Free Admission