Tyrwhitt Drake Museum of Carriages

Tyrwhitt Drake Museum of Carriages
The Archbishops' Stables
Mill Street
Maidstone
Kent
ME15 6YE
England

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Website

General Information

www.museum.maidstone.gov.uk

E-mail

General Enquiries

museuminfo@maidstone.gov.uk

Telephone

General Enquiries

01622 602838

General Enquiries

01622 602839

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Maidstone Carriage Museum is home to a unique collection of horse-drawn vehicles and transport curiosities. More than 60 vehicles are displayed, from grand carriages and ornate sleighs to antique sedan chairs and Victorian cabs - even an original ice cream cart. Nowhere else will you see such an extensive collection, all in one place.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

May - September.
Sun - Sat 10.30am - 4.30pm
Dates to be confirmed.

Closed: September - May (dates to be confirmed). If you are a school group who wishes to visit we are more than happy to open and provide a free 'History of Transport Trail. Please ring the Learning Team on 01622 602853.

Admission charges

Free of Charge

Collection details

Land Transport

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Heritage Open Days 2014: Maidstone Carriage Museum: The Tyrwhitt Drake Collection

  • 11 — 14 September 2014

Enjoy free entry to the Tyrwhitt-Drake Museum of Carriages, home to a unique collection of horse-drawn vehicles and transport curiosities.

Admission

Please refer to the Heritage Open Days website for booking details and timings. Leeds Art Gallery is home to Artspace, a family friendly creative space in the gallery.

Website

http://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/directory/maidstone-carriage-museum-the-tyrwhitt-drake-collection

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