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#1 of 1 Sights & Landmarks in Swingfield

Dover Castle

Dover 5.8 mi away
#2 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Dover
You've everything from the castle itself, to a Saxon church and Roman lighthouse, medieval tunnels, Napoleonic and WW tunnels, WW2 hospital, a nice selection of cafe's, outside picnic areas, Signal station, the ra...
Layered history includes the Roman lighthouse, the Saxon Church, the Tower of London style Medieval fortifications, 18th century bastions, and WW2 era tunnels, where the Dunkirk Evacuation was orchestrated.
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Fan Bay Deep Shelter

Dover 6.4 mi away
#1 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Dover
The experience was really interesting and the volunteer guide and other volunteers were extremely knowledgeable about the history of the tunnels and WW1 and WW2 defences associated with the site.
A brilliant addition to the overwhelming history that is in Dover ,a truly great feat of engineering during a time when the country was uncertain of its future ,and the First World War sound mirrors are truly a ge...

Battle of Britain Plaque

Staplehurst 2.9 mi away
#4 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Staplehurst

Crypt of St. Leonard

Hythe 6.9 mi away
#1 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Hythe
I went here with a couple of families with teenage children, nice walk up to the crypt and something different for the children to see Very knowledgable and friendly volunteers too
The crypt houses the largest and best kept collection of bones in Great Britain and it’s well worth a visit.

Roman Painted House

Dover 5.5 mi away
#7 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Dover
Combine this with a visit to the nearby Dover Museum, in Market Square, and you will be rewarded with a real feel of the history of the life of Dover from the earliest time through Roman, Medieval, World Wars and...
There are display cases filled with interesting artifacts and pictures and posters on the wall tell the story of the sites discovery, history and preservation.

Stelling Minnis Windmill and Museum

Stelling Minnis 5.7 mi away
#1 of 2 Sights & Landmarks in Stelling Minnis
Very interesting tour by one of the volunteers although you have to be quite agile and nippy to get up the steps.
All staffed by volunteers who are friendly and welcoming.
#12 of 29 Sights & Landmarks in Folkestone

Knights Templar Church

Dover 5.3 mi away
#18 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Dover
Tucked away not far from the Western Heights Gun Battery so definitely worth dropping by as part of a wider visit.

Fort Burgoyne

Dover 5.7 mi away
#13 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Dover
The Land Trust volunteers are very good and give you good explanation about the site.
This is only opened a few times a year although the Land Trust who now own plan to open it more.

Saltwood Castle

Hythe 6.5 mi away
#3 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Hythe
One could see so much interesting history here!
#4 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Canterbury
The gardens are located on the banks of the River Stour and is a lovely place for a spot of lunch- which is where my friend and I ate ours.
The chapel is a fairly small, old building, but is set above the river in lovely gardens.
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St. Augustine's Abbey

Canterbury 10.0 mi away
#6 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Canterbury
Audio Tour is excellent and gives a great overview of the history Abbey and enough detail of the timeline of the Abbey, Canterbury and the early Christian settlers.
This must have been an amazing place on its day Still there are graves dating back centuries and centuries This was an amazing place to visit and I am so glad we went

Eastbridge Hospital

Canterbury 10.4 mi away
#5 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Canterbury
This historic building in the centre of the city is an absolute delight steeped in history dating right back to the 12th century when it was a place to stay for the pilgrims visiting Thomas Becket's tomb.
Admittance is very inexpensive, and the employees/volunteers are extremely knowledgable and I would highly recommend asking them questions about the history of the hospital.
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Westgate Towers Museum & Viewpoint

Canterbury 10.5 mi away
#7 of 45 Sights & Landmarks in Canterbury
This is what welcomes you as you turn left, going south on the main road coming from the Canterbury West train station (located north of the city - rather confusing): the gorgeous towers presiding over the city, w...
It was the city gaol for some time and has some very interesting artefacts and the view from the top is fabulous.
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#1 of 10 Sights & Landmarks in Sandwich
There are explanatory signs as you walk around, plus an audio guide, a coffee shop and the usual English Heritage shop, full of Roman and English goodies.
... worth it.We spent a long time walking the different stage posts of the ruins and posing for a lot of pictures long the way.There is also a small museum beside the gift shop,which has Roman artifacts on display.

Chilham Village

Chilham 11.9 mi away
#1 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Chilham
The main square sits beside the wonderful castle and grounds. 2 lovely historic pubs, a wonderful Old church with ancient gravestones in the surrounding cemetery and a perfect centre for walking the north downs way.
The beauty of this Kent village is simply breathtakingly, the beautiful church is a must to step into, all the buildings and side streets are like a film set, flowers adorn the houses, and a pub nestled in the cor...
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Deal Castle

Deal 10.5 mi away
#2 of 9 Sights & Landmarks in Deal
Amazing little castle with great history and brilliant design It is definitely worth a visit; found the staff very knowledgeable and helpful Loved the little chapel
We enjoyed a great visit to Deal Castle, one of the finest of Henry VIII's string of Tudor coastal castles built against the threat of a French invasion.
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