20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Beacon Hill Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Beacon Hill

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Beacon Hill in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 133 Beacon Hill museums and art galleries to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Temporary exhibit by Kent Police Museum in Faversham

Kent Police Museum

  • Chatham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries
Kids make butterfly hats at Ipswich Museum

Ipswich Museum

  • Ipswich
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Calling all time travellers! Ipswich Museum has an adventure with your name on it, spanning thousands of years from all over the globe. The exhibits...

Exhibition at Royal Engineers Museum in Gillingham

Royal Engineers Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Gillingham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Royal Engineers Museum tells the story of the Corps of Royal Engineers from their military exploits to their contributions to nations around the worl...

Trolley busses at Ipswich Transport Museum

Ipswich Transport Museum

  • Ipswich
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Ipswich Transport Museum will show kids how people used to travel with an amazing selection of different modes of transport. You can see a fire engin...

Outdoor seating area at Felixstowe Museum

Felixstowe Museum

  • Felixstowe
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Felixstowe Museum will probably surprise you when you discover the significant military history of somewhere that is now a peaceful coastal resort. Y...

Kids on anchor at The Historic Dockyard Chatham

The Historic Dockyard Chatham5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Chatham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Historic Dockyard Chatham has a fantastic range of attractions, iconic buildings and historic ships to explore with your family of little histori...

Epping Forest District Museum

Epping Forest District Museum

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Epping Forest District Museum is a fantastic museum, with 6 different galleries, a gorgeous garden and a lovely gift shop for all that pocket-money m...

Staff dressed as historic characters at Museum of East Anglian Life in Stowmarket

Museum of East Anglian Life

  • Stowmarket
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Encounter the history and natural world of East Anglia on the beautiful 75 acre site surrounding the Museum of East Anglian Life. Discover 15 splendi...

Hill top view of coast at Trial-a-Bite Rock and Fossil Tours in Bexleyheath

Trial a Bite Rock and Fossil Tours

  • Bexleyheath
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Trial a Bite Rock and Fossil Tours is a family run business that offers guided rock and fossil hunting trips in southeast Britain. Come and look for...

Entrance to Moyse's Hall Museum in Bury St Edmunds

Moyse's Hall Museum

  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Moyse's Hall Museum is an outstanding archaeological collections that carry you back to Bronze Age, Roman and Mediaeval times. More recent histor...

Outside view of Hertford Museum

Hertford Museum

  • Hertford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Hertford Museum is a gem of a local history museum in the centre of the pretty county town of Hertford. At Hertford Museum there are lots to keep chi...

William Morris Gallery

William Morris Gallery

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Get off the beaten track and discover one of London’s hidden gems - William Morris Gallery. Learn about Victorian artistic designer William Morris an...

The Postal Museum

The Postal Museum

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

If you think The Postal Museum is just about getting your letters sent, think again! With a train ride, an adventure play zone and even a lion (?!),...

A horse statue at Palace House in Newmarket

Palace House

  • Newmarket
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Palace House is an education for horse lovers everywhere! It tells the whole story from its royal origins to Lester Piggott, Frankie Dettori and othe...

Entrance to Herne Bay Museum and Gallery

The Seaside Museum Herne Bay

  • Herne Bay
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Seaside Museum, Herne Bay Displays include local paintings, prints and photos, mammoth tucks and fossils from local beaches, coastal wildlife and...

Exhibit room at Royston Museum

Royston Museum

  • Royston
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Royston and District Museum and Art Gallery sits at the heart of the Royston community. Come and explore the history of Royston and its people throug...

Outside view of Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Gallery

Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Gallery

  • Maidstone
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

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...

Roman ruins at Lullingstone Roman Villa in Eynsford

Lullingstone Roman Villa

  • Eynsford
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Lullingstone Roman Villa Lullingstone is amongst the most outstanding Roman villa survivals in Britain and provides a unique all weather family day o...

Kids in interactive collection show at Museum of London Docklands

Museum of London Docklands

  • Docklands
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dive right into history as you uncover London’s secret past at the Museum of London Docklands. When you arrive, make sure you pick up an activity pac...

Outside view of Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich

Old Royal Naval College

  • Greenwich
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The magnificent Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College   is widely recognised as the one of the greatest pieces of decorative painting in all of...

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