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Fascinating WW2 museum

Went to look at attached gardens, which were a little run down but nice tea/coffee and cake in tea... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Lynne S
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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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Very interesting museum

Fascinating museum mostly covering war time history of St. Margarets which had important secret... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Jill G
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Beach Road, St Margaret's at Cliffe, Dover CT15 6DZ, England
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Went to look at attached gardens, which were a little run down but nice tea/coffee and cake in tea room. Museum great. Watch out for Winston as he can make you jump as you turn the corner!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Fascinating museum mostly covering war time history of St. Margarets which had important secret operations during the war.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jill G
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Broke our walk here and had a cup of tea, The museum is small but interesting. Free to enter, it's well worth a visit. It gave me a good sense of what life must have been like for the civilian population of Dover during WWII.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were recommended to visit here and were not disappointed. A delightful little tea room offering snacks or lunches. To the side is a small but very informative museum, outlining the Hellfire corner of the Kent coastline. Lots of information in a small area. A...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Hollysnanny
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We stumbled on ths place by mistake as we were searching for the toilet for our little one but glad we did as it was really quite quaint. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Younkee
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This small museum sits alongside The Pines Tea Rooms and offers a wealth of fascinating facts and displays of local interest. The playwright, actor and singer Noel Coward along with Ian Flemming once lived in the area and are featured in the museum. Excellent WW11...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank coralie k
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Really interesting museum. Lots of local knowledge and items from the local area. Really bought home how St Margarets Bay was very much involved in the War

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank _jaqguineapig
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This is a small museum of the second world war. However it is really authentic and interesting and worth a visit. You can get eats here as well.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Diana M
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Very interesting and free too.An intriguing collection of memorabilia well presented with excellent written descriptions.I found the area devoted to Coward and Fleming particularly interesting.Royce was also compelling because his partner Rolls was killed near us in Bournemouth.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank John R
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

It's great that you can still access local history for free! What a fascinating place, packed full of knowledge! Spent nearly an hour at reading all the examples of publications of WW2 information. Ration books, what to do in gas attack, how to behave if...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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