Dover Museum

Kent, CT16 1PB

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This local history museum, situated in Britain's historic port town, is home to the Dover Bronze Age Boat - the world's oldest known seagoing vessel.

The collections cover the long and diverse history of the area from prehistoric times (featuring one of the finest Bronze Age displays in the country) to the region's many Roman sites, Anglo-Saxon finds, castle history, medieval development, Victorian rebuilding and Dover's importance in both World Wars.

Venue information

Opening times

Mon – Sat, 9.30am – 5pm
Sun (Apr – Sept only), 10am – 3pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)