Visit us this weekend!

Get set for your museum adventure and discover the incredible natural history, cultural collections from around the world and archaeology, all in one place! Visit the Grade II-listed historic Quex House and picnic in our glorious gardens with plenty of space for the kids to run around, play and explore. The perfect family day out in Kent for just £2.50 per person!

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Discover our collections

Explore the map to discover just some of the objects in our collection and where they are from. 

More from our Museum

This is an exciting time for the museum and we’ve got a lot to share with you. From restoration projects to new learning content and initiatives, follow the links to connect with us.

Re-Imagining the Museum

We're undergoing a programme of significant change. Find out more


Find out more about our options for schools, SEND learners and home educators

Winter Garden Restoration Project

Watch the transformation of the Winter Garden unfold over the coming months


During our ‘Reimagining’, we will be undertaking a number of projects across the museum and gardens.

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