Heritage Open Days in Dover, Deal and Sandwich

Date(s)
Thursday 6th (00:00) - Sunday 9th September 2018 (00:00)
Contact
www.heritageopendays.org.uk
Description

Heritage Open Days gives us the opportunity to explore hidden gems and discover a wealth of history and heritage. This year, there are two sets of dates in September:

  • 6-9 September
  • 13-16 September

Please visit www.heritageopendays.org.uk for up-to-date details about day(s) and times of opening for each venue.

The following places will be opening their doors for Heritage Open Days 2018 in Dover, Deal and Sandwich:

DEAL

  • Astor Community Theatre (Sat 16 10.00-16.00)
  • Captain's Garden Deal (Sun 16 13.00-15.00)
  • Catholic Church of St John the Evangelist (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • Convent of our Lady of the Missions (Sat 15 13.00-16.00)
  • Deal Angling Club (Sat 15 10.00-13.00)
  • Deal Maritime and Local History Museum (Sat 15 10.00-16.30; Sun 16 12.00-16.00)
  • Deal Masonic Hall (Sat 15 10.00-16.00)
  • Deal Rowing Club (Sat 15 10.00-13.00; Sun 16 11.00-15.00)
  • Deal Timeball Tower (Sun 16 11.30-16.30)
  • Deal Town Hall (Sat 15 10.00-15.00)
  • Hidden Deal Walk (Sat 15 Walk starts 11.00) 
  • Kent Museum of the Moving Image (Sat 15 12.00-18.00; Sun 16 12.00-18.00)
  • Nelson Hall (Sat 15 11.00-16.00)
  • Royal Marines Heritage Walk (Sun 16 walk starts 11.00)
  • Sandown Castle (Sat 15 10.00-13.00)
  • St Andrew's Church, Deal (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • St Georges Church, Deal (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • St Leonard's Church, Deal (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Church, Deal (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)

DOVER

  • CHALKUP21: A Walk Across the Clifftops (Fri 14 10.30-16.00 - booking required)
  • Dover College (Sat 8 Tour 11.00 & 14.00; Sun 9 Tour 11.00 & 14.00)
  • Dover Museum Family Day (Sat 8 10.30-15.00)
  • Fan Bay Deep Shelter (Sat 8 Tour 11.00-15.00)
  • Fort Burgoyne Dover (Tours fully booked - further tours planned)
  • Grand Shaft Staircase (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 10.00-16.00)
  • Maison Dieu House (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • Maison Dieu/Dover Town Hall (Sat 8 Sep 10.00-16.00)
  • South Foreland Lighthouse (Sat 8 11.00-17.00)
  • St Edmund's Chapel (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • St Mary the Virgin's Parish Church and Bell Tower (Sat 8 Church 10.00-16.00; Bell Tower 13.30-16.00)
  • St Radigund's Abbey Guided Tours (Sun 9 Tours 10.30-12.00 & 14.30-16.00)
  • Unitarian Church, Dover (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 9 10.00-16.00)
  • Western Heights North Entrance Road Tunnel (Sat 8 10.00-15.00; Sun 10.00-15.00 prebooking required)

KINGSDOWN

  • St John the Evangelist Church (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 9 11.00-16.00)
  • St John's Village Hall (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 10.00-16.00)

SANDWICH

  • Empire Cinema (Sat 8 14.00-16.00; Sun 9 14.00-16.00)
  • Noah's Ark (Sat 8 11.00-15.00; Sun 9 11.00-15.00)
  • Sandwich Guildhall (Sat 8 Tour 10.00-11.15 & 14.00-15.15)
  • Sandwich Guildhall Museum (Thurs 6, Fri 7, Sat 8, Sun 9 10.00-16.00)
  • Sandwich Masonic Hall (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 10.00-16.00)
  • Sandwich United Reformed Church (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 9 11.30-16.00)
  • St Bartholomew's Hospital Chapel (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 9 12.00-16.00)
  • St John's Cottages - Garden (Sat 8 10.00-17.00; Sun 9 10.00-1700)
  • St Mary's Church, Sandwich (Sat 8 10.00-16.00; Sun 9 10.00-16.00)
  • St Peter's Church (Sat 8 10.00-17.00; Sun 9 10.00-17.00)
  • The Chanter's House Garden (Sat 8 14.00-17.00; Sun 9 14.00-17.00)
  • The Parish Church of St Clement (Thurs 6 & Fri 7 10.00-16.00; Sat 8 11.00-16.00; Sun 9 14.00-17.00; Thurs 13 7 Fri 14 10.00-16.00; Sat 15 10.00-16.00; Sun 16 14.00-16.00)
  • Thomas Paine's Cottage (Sat 8 14.00-17.00)
  • USN P22 Gunboat (Sat 8 11.30-17.00; Sun 9 11.00-16.00)
  • White Mill Rural Heritage Centre (Sat 8 10.00-12.00; Sun 9 10.00-12.00)

SUTTON

  • St Peter & St Paul Church, Sutton (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)

WALMER

  • Blessed Mary of Walmer (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • Chapel of the Sacred Heart, Walmer (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • St Mary's Church, Walmer (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • St Saviour's Church, Walmer (Sat 8 10.00-16.00)
  • Walmer Court Medieval Manor House, Walmer (Sat 8 10.30-15.30)
  • Walmer Lifeboat Station (Sat 8 10.00-15.00; Sun 9 10.30-15.00)

 

Full listing of all venues and up-to-date details on www.heritageopendays.org.uk