Sandwich Medieval Centre

Living history visitor centre, with regular demonstrations of medieval craft and skills

Sandwich Medieval Centre is an Attraction. Area Sandwich


Sandwich Quay
CT13 9EN

Useful info

  • Available: Dog-friendly
  • Available: Family-friendly
  • Available: Blue badge/ accessible parking bay/s
  • Available: On-site parking (charges may apply)
  • Available: Accessible toilet/s
  • Available: Wheelchair user friendly
  • Available: Coach parties welcome


Free entry


A living history visitor centre, with regular demonstrations of medieval crafts and skills including Blacksmithing, Baking, Boatbuilding, Calligraphy, Wheat Weaving and Egg Tempera Painting and onsite education area. There is a onsite forge and wood fired oven. Other events during the year showcase more crafts, re-enactments and entertainments. A focus on education and Sandwich's rich medieval history and building a life-size warship (cog). Bookable craft workshops as well as schools and group visits. Free entry.

The Centre is run by the Sandwich Medieval Trust, a charitable trust and relies on volunteers and funding. Paid membership is available whilst donations are welcome.