Its unique seafaring history is explored, including oyster fishing, diving and shipbuilding.
Discover local stories of seaside, floods, the world's first passenger steam railway, shopping, industries, newspaper cartoon characters Pip, Squeak and Wilfred, and memorabilia of resident Peter Cushing.
See the big red fire engine, sit at a Victorian school desk and hunt for fossil sharks teeth!
Changing exhibitions on vaired themes plus regular events. Special activities for schools and groups. For further information visit: http://www.canterbury.co.uk/museums/coastal-museums.aspx
8 miles from Canterbury via A28 and A290.
Whitstable Museum & Gallery is in the town centre in Oxford Street, close to the library and the theatre. The Museum is within walking distance of carparks and the railway station.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Thu 9 Jul 2015 - Sun 27 Sep 2015||Thu - Sun 11:00 to 16:30|