Biggin Street, Dover, Kent, CT16 1DL

Founded in 1203 as a religious house for pilgrims en route to Canterbury. Following dissolution became victualling depot for the Navy. From 1834 to 1974 Dover Town Hall and Magistrates Court and gaol. Stunning Victorian stained glass windows in the 13th century Stone Hall.

This year in addition to free guided tours of the building there will be a free Magna Carta Exhibition including display of Faversham's 1300 Magna Carta. Event not suitable for children under the age of 7.

Opening Times

  • Thursday 10 September: 1000-1600
  • Friday 11 September: 1000-1600
  • Saturday 12 September: 1000-1600

Booking Details

No booking required


Wheelchair access via side entrance and lift.


Organised by

The Dover Society

Date last modified: 28th April 2015 at 16:55

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