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Mill Lane, Herne Bay, CT6 7DR, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 687487, www.herne-mill.btik.com
Herne Mill is the latest in a long line of mills, which have occupied the site for centuries. It is a local landmark on the skyline above the ancient village of Herne and is a 'sea mark' from the Thames Estuary.
Open to all and free to visit, one of the UK's finest collections of Masonic artefacts will take you on a surprising and informative interactive journey through the history of Freemasonry in Kent and beyond, dispelling myths along the way.
Riverscroft, Grove Ferry, Upstreet, Canterbury, CT3 4BP, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 0300 333 5146, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-park/grove-ferry-picnic-site
Grove Ferry Picnic Site is next to the River Stour and a good base for following the Stour Valley Walk, the Saxon Shore Way or the Wantsum Walks, and is adjacent to Stodmarsh National Reserve.
Stodmarsh, Canterbury, CT3 4BP, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 0300 0600 4763, www.naturalengland.org.uk/ourwork/conservation/designations/nnr/1005003.aspx
Stodmarsh National Nature Reserve is a unique and beautiful area of wetland, internationally recognised as an important home to a rich variety of wildlife, especially birds. Image Stodmarsh Reserve © Emma Griffiths, Natural England
Off Whitehall Road, Canterbury, CT2 8NL, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 862000, Email
This area dates back to the Doomsday period. Today it is one of a few areas of riverside grassland that has not been treated with weedkillers or fertilisers, which means that a wide variety of species can thrive.
Enjoy a fascinating 90 minute tour of historic streets AND Cathedral Precincts with knowledgeable, entertaining guides to address your questions and special interests. All for £7 or less! Tours daily from the Buttermarket.
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, Bekesbourne, CT4 5EU, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 830 666
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 282 100
Herne Bay High School, Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, CT6 7NS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 366921
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (2 miles, 3kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
Rusham Road, Wingham, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 1JL, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 720836