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Dover Transport Museum

Willingdon Road, Whitfield, Dover CT16 2JX, England
+44 1304 822409
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Great place

This museum is just the best place I have ever been to. Being 68 years old, I remembered most of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susie241050
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Walton on thames
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Dover does it.

A hideaway museum run by enthusiastic volunteers. Lots of various genre items to see and not a "do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Valve56
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Kent
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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Willingdon Road, Whitfield, Dover CT16 2JX, England
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+44 1304 822409
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is just the best place I have ever been to. Being 68 years old, I remembered most of the exhibits in their infancy. However, the amount and diversity of the exhibits was amazing. The staff were incredible, offering help, answers to (often stupid...More

Thank Susie241050
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Susie241050 for taking the time to write a review, it is very much appreciated.

Reviewed 1 week ago

A hideaway museum run by enthusiastic volunteers. Lots of various genre items to see and not a "do not touch" sign to be found. In fact you can sit in some of the vehicles on display should you wish. Far too much to mention here...More

Thank Valve56
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Valve56 for taking the time to post a review it is very much appreciated.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is good little place very comprehensive with a saddle tank loco, model railway, Austin motor car, vans and motorbikes, & fire engines. very interesting if your into your transport. nice hidden gem up at Whitfield, Dover. Staff are friendly and informative. Enjoy Your...More

Thank Spyro123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is an interesting insight into the transport of yesteryear. Suitable for families. The prices are reasonable and the whole place is staffed by volunteers. Built from the former military barracks in Whitfield, the collection of vehicles and artefacts gives a few hours of...More

Thank ripto
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to right a review ripto, it is very appreciated.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful little museum so much to see and something for everyone. Brilliant cafe with such friendly staff,looking forward to my next visit

Thank Maxi-hart98
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post a review Maxi-hart98 it is very much appreciated.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We're regular visitors to the museum and events and we alwayd find something new as there is so much to see. I noticed a cat in an exhibit last visit. As an older child (well second childhood) I love the train layouts. The "shops" of...More

Thank MAC3501936
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review MAC3501936 it is very much appreciated.

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The Museum houses many forms of transport from bicycles through motorcycles and cars to coaches and trucks. There are displays representing period shops and a great railway layout which will appeal to all ages. It's run entirely by enthusiastic volunteers who put on special events...More

Thank Burford57
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you Burford57 for taking the time to write a review, it is very much appreciated.

Reviewed 13 June 2017

There is something for every age. The childern can play with miniature trains. There are some busses. There are some rescue cars(fire and police). They have antique cars and a big collection of motor cycles. You can also find some old shop displays. The volunteers...More

Thank Sven H
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you very much for your review Sven H, it is very much appreciated.

Reviewed 11 June 2017

I traveled up from the Isle of Wight to see this little gem and was not disappointed. Well laid out, great exhibits and thoughtfully presented. Do not miss this one. Exactly how a transport museum should be, Beaulieu take note...... Great tea and cake too!

Thank Paul F
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for your brilliant review Paul F it is very much appreciated.

Reviewed 28 May 2017

We visited the museum today and we have been very surprised by all the displays and the nice cars,buses, motorbikes, trains,... We loved the shops and all the different themes presented: James Bond, radios, cameras, military toys, home commodities, sewing machines, motorbikes, cycles,... There was...More

Thank Virginie P
Dover Transport M, Membership Secretary at Dover Transport Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your super review Virginie P, it is very much appreciated.

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Anthony P
31 May 2017|
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Response from Dover Transport M | Property representative |
Hello Anthony P, Yes dogs on leads are welcome in the museum, we hope to see you both soon.
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Andyyerrall
2 August 2015|
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Response from Dover Transport M | Property representative |
Hi Andy, Apologies for not responding to your question of so long ago, a breakdown in the admin process I think. Our current prices are always shown on our website but are: Adult: £7; Senior Citizens/Concessions: £6... More
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