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Fordwich Town Hall

King Street, Fordwich, Canterbury CT2 0DA, England
+44 1227 710326
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Steeped in history

Well worth a visit to experience the history of this beautiful village and surrounding area... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
sarahys
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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
Interesting to look at

Couldn't go inside but lovely old building, would be nice to have more info outside the building... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Fiona B
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London, United Kingdom
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King Street, Fordwich, Canterbury CT2 0DA, England
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Well worth a visit to experience the history of this beautiful village and surrounding area, including the jail.

Thank sarahys
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Couldn't go inside but lovely old building, would be nice to have more info outside the building. Lovely to see though.

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Beautiful example of an English historical treasure. Though could not access - look at website for opening hours.

Thank HummingbirdTX
Reviewed 20 November 2016

It's an idea of life in England a hundred years ago ! It's very well preserved and still functions as a Town Hall . The opening hours are limited .

Thank martini6175
Reviewed 23 October 2016

While visiting friends in nearby Littlebourne, they took us to Fordwich, officially the smallest town (not village), in all of England. The unique Town Hall was built during the reign of Henry VIII and it alone was worth the trip. If you're meandering in Kent,...More

Thank dysg
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Smallest town with the smallest Town Hall in England apparently and even the Shakespeare players performed in the area...Must see !!

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Prompted by its appearance on a recent edition of Countryfile to commemorate 400 years since the death of Shakespeare, we decided to walk around this area which was unknown to us. We detoured from the walk to check if the Town Hall which featured on...More

Thank Plattypuss52
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Old, quirky and beautiful venue for a small wedding. Lots of history and very helpful staff made this small wedding venue absolutely fantastic for our day.

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Being a lover of architecture I saw this little building sitting in the window of the Fordwich Arms and decided to come back the following day to visit. I was not disappointed. The lady that showed me around was so lovely, helpful and knowledgeable. I...More

Thank Ann-Marie G
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I have visited the town hall but don't remember seeing as much as we did this time. A film was shown downstairs explaining everything the Townhall had been used for. Then after viewing that area and seeing an old ducking stool, we went outside viewed...More

Thank Usansay
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