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The Kent Museum of Freemasonry

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Freemasonry Education in Kent

If you are interested in learning about Freemasonry in Kent or Freemasonry in general, this is the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sarahchesebro
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Los Osos, California
This place is a must!

Whether you are a brother or just a visitor. I highly recommend visiting this place on your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Keith B
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Open to all and located in the heart of Canterbury's tourist route, you will find the Kent Museum of Freemasonry close to the Westgate Towers and a five minute stroll from the Cathedral. Entrance is free of charge, although voluntary donations are...more
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St Peter's Place, Canterbury CT1 2DA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are interested in learning about Freemasonry in Kent or Freemasonry in general, this is the place to visit. You will receive a wealth of knowledge in an enthusiastic and friendly manner where no question will be dismissed. Thank you gentleman for hosting my...More

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Sarah. I'm glad that you and your mother enjoyed your visit. I will pass on your kind comments to the volunteers involved. Rob

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you are a brother or just a visitor. I highly recommend visiting this place on your travels. Friendly staff and full of history! If you are passing I would just say! Pop in!!

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Taking the time helps others find out about us before they visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like many members of the public I had grown up thinking that the Freemasons were a closed, secretive society just for the privileged few with a dodgy handshake. Today I visited this museum and was met by Freemasons who were only too willing to answer...More

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving such a positive review. I will be sure to pass it on to our team of volunteers. Please do visit again if you are in Canterbury as our exhibits are regularly updated. Rob.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here to find out a bit more about my own masonic ring I bought a while back and about this secretive society. All myths were dispelled (heard from other people) and found the displays interesting with the gentleman who greeted us very informative and...More

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for such a kind review. I'm glad that you were well looked after and found out everything that you needed to know and more.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really interesting place to visit. It was packed with really interesting artefacts and information. The 3 gentlemen there were really welcoming and willing to answer any questions.

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, we will be sure to pass them on to our team of volunteers.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit here. Very warm welcome and lots to see this time round with much improved childrens area.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the only museum of Freemasonry I have ever heard of. Free entry and hidden away near Westgate. Staffed by volunteer Freemasons who are happy to explain and chat or just leave you to investigate. I knew little about the Freemasons and confess to...More

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David. Thank you for your review. I'm glad you were put st ease and enjoyed your visit. Robin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice little museum dedicated to freemasonry. There are items of interest as well as photographs. This museum is at the end of the high street near the Westgate towers,

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a review. I'm glad that you enjoyed our "nice little museum". Robin

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

A great collection of Masonic regalia and actual Freemasons to guide you through any questions you may have. Well worth the visit and would recommend to anyone to take the time to explore the meseum.

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Wow! Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed August 14, 2018

I found this free exhibition very interesting and the staff very friendly from the moment I walked thru the door .It taught me how the freemasons work and the various positions one can work for.

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RobEvans_11, Public Relations Manager at The Kent Museum of Freemasonry, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2018

Thank you for sharing your review and helping other visitors in the future. Rob

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