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.

Dover Museum

Market Square, Dover, Kent, CT16 1PB

01304 201 066


Opening times

1st October - 31st March

Monday - Saturday: 9:30am - 5pm

1st April - 30th September

Monday - Saturday: 9:30am - 5pm

Sundays: 10am - 3pm

Free entry with National Art Pass

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