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Dover Transport Museum

Port Zone Willingdon Road, Whitfield, Dover CT16 2JX, England
+44 1304 822409
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Great place to visit

Great placeb to visit. Family ticket very good value. Lots to look at and a nice cafe. Family... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
honeypotkat
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Kent England
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Great morning out with kids

Visited with two toddlers, everyone had a great time. Highlights were the model trains and getting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
susanbvans
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London, United Kingdom
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“cakes” (15 reviews)
“on display” (12 reviews)
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Port Zone Willingdon Road, Whitfield, Dover CT16 2JX, England
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+44 1304 822409
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"all ages"
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"excellent cafe"
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"local history"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great placeb to visit. Family ticket very good value. Lots to look at and a nice cafe. Family friendly and although there are steps a helping hand was there for any pushchair. Wheels of Time boook available so children can have fun visiting the diffrent...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with two toddlers, everyone had a great time. Highlights were the model trains and getting to “drive” the old coach, but there were so many interesting things. I was really impressed with the displays- I assumed it would just be a bunch of vehicles...More

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Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review susanbvans, it is very much appreciated.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful museum which will suit all ages. A great range of exhibits which will satisfy all interests. Very helpful staff.

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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

This is a hidden gem just outside Dover. It is well worth a visit if you are in the area, great value made even better by the fact that the ticket is valid for a year. This was a great trip down memory lane, the...More

Thank Karen F
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Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us Karen F, it is very much appreciated.

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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

We went on Sunday 28th. We went as a family 2 adults 12 year old boy and 16 year old young lady. We all had a great time. You can get on the old bus, coach and the old trailer home. The staff are very...More

1  Thank Ben N
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Dover Transport M, other at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us Ben N it is very much appreciated.

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Nice little museum with potential for a good few hours to be spent wandering about. It is probably lesser known since it was quite cheap to get in but is really worth visiting.

1  Thank Anita S
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Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thank you Anita S for taking the time to write a review for us, it is very much appreciated.

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Reviewed November 6, 2017

A lovely couple of hours spent here. Lots of interesting exhibits. Perfect treat for elderly relatives or young children.

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Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

I’m not sure what I was expecting to find here, but i almost didn’t find it at all! it certainly was not sign posted very well. The entrance is round the back so I got there in the end! But signage aside? this is a...More

Thank PurplewallLondon
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Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thank you PurplewallLondon for taking the time to write a review for us, it is very much appreciated.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

This museum is much better that we expected. It has a lot of vintage cars and motorcycles (as you would expect), but it also has a section of vintage shops including a valve radio shop complete with exhibits and even a shop full of James...More

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Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

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Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

A group of us from the Aylesbury MG Club had booked a visit and we were welcomed with a reserved area in the car park, and very friendly and helpful volunteers who spent the next few hours informing us about the exhibits, which are plentiful....More

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Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

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Lou L
March 28, 2018|
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Response from Dover Transport M | Property representative |
Hello Lou, Apologies for not getting back to you sooner. Your mother will be very welcome at the museum, we have disabled access which will be made available for her use on arrival. Management Team
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Anthony P
May 31, 2017|
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Response from Dover Transport M | Property representative |
Hello Anthony P, Yes dogs on leads are welcome in the museum, we hope to see you both soon.
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Andyyerrall
August 2, 2015|
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Response from Dover Transport M | Property representative |
Hi Andy, Apologies for not responding to your question of so long ago, a breakdown in the admin process I think. Our current prices are always shown on our website but are: Adult: £7; Senior Citizens/Concessions: £6... More
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