Maidstone Museum

Nestled within the walls of a stunning Elizabethan manor house, the museum offers a fascinating journey through time, spanning thousands of years. The museum's extensive collection covers a wide range of subjects, appealing to visitors of all ages and interests. From archaeology and natural history to art and social history, Maidstone Museum presents a comprehensive exploration of Kent's past, illuminating its significance within a broader historical context.

One of the museum's highlights is its remarkable collection of artifacts from ancient Egypt. Step into the Egyptology gallery and marvel at the array of mummies, intricate coffins, and ancient artifacts that reveal the captivating stories of this ancient civilization. Immerse yourself in the mysteries of the pharaohs and gain insights into their beliefs and customs.

Art enthusiasts will find delight in the museum's art galleries, which house a diverse range of works spanning various periods and styles. Admire the collection of paintings, sculptures, and decorative arts that showcase the talent and creativity of both local and international artists.

Whether you're a history enthusiast, an art lover, or simply curious about the world around you, a visit to Maidstone Museum promises an immersive and rewarding experience that will leave you with a deeper appreciation for the wonders of the past.


Pricing/entry costs
Entry is FREE but donations are welcome



Facilities & Accessibility

Toilets Available
Wheelchair Accessible
On-site Restaurant/Cafe
Dogs Welcome
Wifi Available
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Access Info

Accessibility Information
Train Station: Maidstone East 0.2 mile
Maidstone Barracks 1.4 miles
Maidstone West 0.9 miles
Bus Stop: Brenchley Gardens (Stop P) - outside