What To See & Do in Dover

National Trust White Cliffs & Fan Bay Deep Shelter Tunnels Tour Just 40 miutes walk from National Trust White Cliffs Visitor Centre decend 23 metres down steps into tunnels constructed during World War 11 and marvel at Sound Mirrors set in the cliff face overlooking the English Channel.

 

South Foreland Lighthouse & Mrs Knotts’ Old English Tea-Room (CT15 6HP) The beautiful Victorian South Foreland Lighthouse was the first to use electric light and warned mariners of the shifting sandbank and guided them through the Strait of Dover. The delightful Mrs Knotts Tearoom offers the quintessential English Tea served in fine bone china served with cake and scones!

 

Dover Sea Safari Rib (Boat) Tours ‘White Cliffs & Beyond’ also ‘Secret Seals’ (CT17 9FS) 01304 212880

Nothing prepares you for the stunning beauty of the White Cliffs of Dover as seen from sea level - and the smell!  Be overwhelmed by the magnificent cliffs, be thrilled by a spin along our coast, see Seals and Goodwins Sands - your choice!   New to our fabulous coast is Wetwheels South East making our wonderful coast accessible to all - wheelchair friendly!

 

Dover Water Sports Centre (CT17 9RS) Enjoy or explore fabulous sea sports within the safety of the beautiful Port of Dover Hartbour. For sailing, equipment hire, training or just plain fun!

 

Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club (CT16 1LA) Located Waterlook Crescent overlooking Dover harbour.

 

Roman Painted House (CT17 9AJ) Open 3rd April to 22nd September 2018 (closed Sundays & Mondays) Tel 0044 (0)1304 203279 to confirm. Discover 2000 years of history in The Dover Roman Painted House, unique painted walls and underfloor heating - small but beautifully preserved!

 

Dover Museum & The Bronze Age Boat Gallery (CY16 1PH) Discover Dover from the Stone Age to The Saxons, Dover's Roman forts and of course the completely stunning Bronze Age Boat -  the worlds oldest seagoing boat!

 

Dover has no less than 3 great forts forming a triangle of defenses on this important coastline - Dover Castle, Fort Burgoyne and the impressive fortifications at The Western Heights (CT17 9DW).  High ground above Dover was fortified in 1804 to protect Britain from invasion, The Grand Shaft (CT17 9DY) is a unique Triple Helix Staircase 140 feet deep built 1800's to speed up the movement of troops from cliff top to sea level...

 

Crabble Corn Mill ( CT17 0UY)

www.crabblecornmill.org.uk

 

Dover Transport Museum (CT162JX)

www.dovertransportmuseum.org.uk

 

East Kent Railway (CT15 7DP)

www.eastkentrailway.co.uk

 

Kent Battle of Britain Museum (CT187JJ)

www.kbobm.org

 

Battle of Britain Memorial to the Few

www.battleofbritainmemorial.org

 

English Heritage Dover Castle (CT16 1HU)  – Deal Castle (CT14 7BA)  – Walmer Castle (CT14 7LJ)

 

White Cliffs Country Walking Routes

 

Samphire Hoe & West Shore AONB (CT17 9FL)

 

Sandwich Bay Bird Observatory  (CT13 9PF)

 

RSPB Dungeness (TN29 9PN)

 

Bockhill Bird Group

 

Fatbirder

 

Pines Gardens & Museum (CT15 6DZ)

 

Folkestone Harbour Arm (CT20 1QH)

 

Deal Pier (CT14 6HZ)

 

Deal Timeball Tower Museum ( CT14 7BP)

 

Bluebird Heritage Trail

 

De Bradelie Wharf waterfront Shopping Outlet (CT17 9BY)

 

Lydden Hill Race Race Circuit

 

 

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