Folkestone Museum


In the Heart of Folkestone

Folkestone Museum takes you on a journey through the history of Folkestone, from its origins as a humble coastal community, through to its heyday as a fashionable seaside resort and beyond.

Located in the Town Hall, the Museum explores the history of the Town through the themes of: Fashion; Frontline; Maritime; Natural; and Ancient.

Temporary exhibitions are hosted in a dedicated space located on the lower ground floor.

For details of special activity days and workshops for all ages, visit our website: