Folkestone Museum

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 newly restored 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

Opening Times

Mon- Sat 10.00-16.00 (seasonal)


Folkestone Museum
The Town Hall
1-2 Guildhall Street
CT20 1DY

Entry Price

Free Entry