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

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Durgates

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Durgates in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 131 Durgates 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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Outside view of Penshurst Place and Gardens in Tonbridge

Penshurst Place and Gardens

  • Tonbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Penshurst Place and Gardens have something to offer all the family with the lively recreation of interesting historic events, staff led craft activit...

Giant arrow at Battle Abbey

1066 Battle of Hastings Abbey

  • Battle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Battle Abbey offers a memorable family day out in Sussex and an exciting way to discover more about the most famous date in English history, as it is...

An overview of Ightham Mote on a sunny day

Ightham Mote

  • Sevenoaks
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Feel like lords and ladies at the majestic 14th century Ightham Mote, Kent. Explore a piece of local history and take a step back 600 years into the...

Outside view of Michelham Priory and Gardens in Hailsham

Michelham Priory and Gardens

  • Hailsham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Michelham Priory is a historic house, gardens and working watermill dating back to Medieval times. Explore the house with its hands-on activities and...

Aircraft at Lashenden Air Warfare Museum in Ashford

Lashenden Air Warfare Museum

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

You can catch live flybys atLashenden Air Warfare Museum by vintage aircraft including P51 Mustangs Spitfires! Be ready for the sound of the klaxon t...

Gallery room at Chartwell Home of Churchill in Westerham

Chartwell Home of Churchill5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Westerham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Chartwell was the Churchill family home and is a fascinating resource for personal information on him. Ideal for school age kids and interested sorts...

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...

Mum and kids in exhibition room at Bexhill Museum

Bexhill Museum

  • Bexhill
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bexhill Museum Newly refurbished and extended, the displays and exhibitions have something for everyone to enjoy. Main galleries include Costume and...

Outside view of Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

  • Hastings
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Hastings Museum and Art Gallery contains a rich and exotic mixture of fine paintings and china, the cultures of other lands, well-known personali...

Ruffles at The True CRIME Museum in Hastings

The True CRIME Museum

  • Hastings
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fascinated by true crime? Sometimes reality is harder to believe than fiction! If you’re not put off by the gory details, The True CRIME Museum offer...

Entrance to Shipwreck Museum in Hastings

Shipwreck Museum

  • Hastings
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Shipwreck Museum is a small and independent museum based in the historic town of Hastings, with artefacts from many ships that were wrecked in the En...

Exhibit at Fishermans Museum in Hastings

Fishermans Museum

  • Hastings
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Hastings Fishermen's Museum is one of the town's most popular tourist attractions teaching you and yours all about the rich history and tradition...

Outside view of Lewes Castle

Lewes Castle

  • Lewes
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Lewes Castle is great little Norman castle that is over a thousand years old, with a series of spiral staircases leading to the highest tower, which...

Cannon outside Rye Castle Museum

Rye Castle Museum

  • Rye
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Rye Castle Museum is a great little place to take the kids to learn some history, especially as the tower used to be a prison! Add in all the hands o...

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...

Aircraft at Wings Museum in Balcombe

Wings Museum

  • Balcombe
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Wings Museum is a really good place for the kids to find out what it was like during the second World War and involves plenty of sensory elements as...

Outside view of Seaford Museum

Seaford Museum

  • Seaford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Seaford Museum should appeal to all age groups with displays that include a fascinating collection of material from pre historic times to the present...

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...

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...

Temporary exhibit by Kent Police Museum in Faversham

Kent Police Museum

  • Chatham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries
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