The Nailbox, Folkestone Shepherd Neame

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Things to do in Folkestone

Going for gold?

There are thirty 10g and 20g 24-carat gold bars buried somewhere on Folkestone beach. Why not come along and try to find one?

The Leas Promenade

The Leas is Folkestone's unique clifftop promenade, with incredible views across the Channel.

Kent Battle of Britain Museum

An excellent tribute to the bravery of those who fought over Kent's skies in the Second World War.

Elham Valley Line Trust Countryside Centre & Railway Museum

Step back in time and enjoy this museum dedicated to the railway line between Canterbury and Folkestone.

Things to do in Dover

Dover Castle

Dover Castle is packed full of fascinating history, from Roman and Saxon times to the Second World War.

White Cliffs of Dover

Are you humming that song too? There are some pretty spectacular views here, and don't forget to visit the lighthouse!

Dover Sea Safari

Whether you're looking for some spectacular views, or prefer a secret seal safari, this is a great way to spend some time!

Dover Transport Museum

You'll find more than just vintage forms of transport here - there are vintage shop fronts too! With a model railway and a taxi and bus hunt for children, this is a great way to spend the day!