Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Gallery | Day Out With The Kids

Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Gallery

Maidstone, Kent, England

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor

Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Gallery is housed in an Elizabethan manor house, and is one of the best in the South-East.
Maidstone Museum has displays and information on a large range of subjects from natural history, fine and applied art and human history. A great place to explore and get help with your homework!
See our 2,500 year old Egyptian mummy; journey through time to when dinosaurs walked the Earth (and Maidstone), as well as the local history of Maidstone, archaeological and regimental history. There's always something to see and do!
During the school holidays there is an activity on every day Monday to Friday!


  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


St Faiths Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1LH, England


Click here to visit Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Gallery's website
01622 602838

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Tuesday - Saturday 10.00am - 5.00pm Sunday 12.00pm - 4.00pm


Adult: £2.00 Concessions: £1.00 Under 5s go free!

More Information


We have disabled facilities on both the ground and the first floor. There are also baby changing facilities on the ground floor.

Gift shop

Gifts and historical souvenirs relating to Romans, Egyptians, Victorians, WWI, WWII. Fossils, dinosaurs, pocket money items, books, postcards, local souvenirs of Kent and the Royal West Kent Regiment.

Eating information

Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Art Gallery has a brand new café with a selection of locally sourced, freshly prepared hot and cold beverages.