Make Kent Your Garden

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Kent is renowned as the Garden of England and we want you to make it your own. Select the icons to refine the content and find information to suit your needs more quickly.

Visiting Our Garden

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Explore Our Garden

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FUN For free - or almost

Because days out don't have to cost the earth

Days out don't have to cost a lot, with so much available for free.  With the beautiful Kent countryside on your doorstep you won't be short of places to go.  Free workshops and activities can be found at Wild Sites on Your Doostep. Why not try Hothfield Heathlands where you can do some birdwatching, go bug hunting, and enjoy the stunning scenery or discover more about wildlife in Ashford Warren and Hoads Wood. Take in the spectacular views over the Romney Marsh at The Wye National Nature Reserve

And the newly-opened Conningbrook Lakes is the ideal place for a gentle stroll around the lake.  Ashford's new Country Park is being prepared for water sports, angling and more and will soon become a firm favourite for outdoor lovers.

If history and culture is more your thing why not visit our museums, a small charge may apply.  Enjoy a free tour and taste session at Biddenden Vineyards.

Take a tour with a Kent Greeter and make your trip truly memorable, be amazed at the passion and interest they have for the area, it will soon rub off on you.

Fancy something a little wilder? Port Lympne Wild Animal Park can offer you the chance to pay once then enjoy free entry for the next 12 months. This is something that will definitely encourage you to come back.

Ashford Borough Museum

Celebrate Ashford's railway heritage and visit our new railway room.  Hornby model train and fascinating memorabilia plus annual featured exhibitions on the local area.

Special openings for groups can be arranged by prior appointment.

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