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Royal Engineers Museum

Medway Towns

Type:Museum

Prince Arthur Road, Gillingham, KENT, ME4 4UG

Tel: +44 01634 822839

Royal Engineers Museum

About

You will find something for all the family in Kent's only designated museum. Exhibits of national and international are housed in the museum's galleries, which tells the story of Britain's explosive military history from the 1700s as well as the more local history of the Medway area which Royal Engineers have been involved with since the time of William the Conqueror.

See Wellington's map from Waterloo in our French Wars gallery or experience our interactive WWI trench. We have a collection containing items from may different cultures and societies as well as a range of military vehicles including a harrier jump jet. There is something for everyone at this unique museum.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.80 per ticket
Children£4.40 per ticket
Family (2 adults/2 children)£23.50 per ticket
Senior Citizen / Student£7.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Gay/Lesbian Friendly
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking - On-site
  • Free parking
  • On site parking - Free parking

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - Notice for discount. Pre-booking preferred.
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 50
  • Min group size - 15
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Chatham centre take the A231 (Dock Road) to Gillingham, follow the A231 into Wood Street, at the roundabout, turn left at the traffic lights into Prince Arthur Road (B2004). The entrance to the Museum is on the left.


From Gillingham centre take the A231 (Brompton Road), turn right at the traffic lights into Prince Arthur Road (B2004).

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Gillingham or Chatham. Walk along Gillingham High Street, past Medway Park/ King Charles Hotel. The museum is on Prince Arthur Road.

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018

Opening Times

Royal Engineers Museum (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Closed Mondays

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