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Royal Engineers Museum, Library & Archive

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Heritage and Gardens
Heritage and Gardens

Live. Move. Fight.

The Royal Engineers Museum is Kent’s largest military museum and one of the most important military collections in the UK.

See the diverse collection with highlights including Wellington's map from Waterloo, Zulu War weapons, a Harrier Jump Jet, 25 Victoria Crosses and an enormous V2 Rocket. Discover why a large section of the Berlin Wall now lives in the Museum and how one solider gained the respect of the Chinese emperor.

With extra events, children’s clubs and family activities throughout the year, there really is something for everyone at this fascinating museum!

The Royal Engineers Museum is has been awarded VisitEngland's Visitor Attraction Accolade 'Hidden Gem' Award 2022-23.


  • Adults: £14
  • Concession: £12
  • Child (aged 5-16): £6
  • Child (under 5): Free
  • Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children): £32
  • Friends of the Museum: Free
  • Carers for Disabled Visitors: Free

Tickets valid for one year and include entry to all events.

The Museum is run by a Registered Charity, please consider Gift Aiding your admission to help us to help us maintain and restore our inspiring collection and develop our visitor, community and learning programmes.

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Opening Times

Tuesday to Sunday 10.00am - 5.00pm Last entry 4.00pm We are open on Bank Holiday Mondays 10.00am - 5.00pm Last entry 4.00pm

Coaches welcome
Credit cards accepted
Gift shop