Sandwich Guildhall Museum

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The Museum is housed in the Guildhall, a listed building, and tells the story of Sandwich from medieval times. There are many well-designed illustrative panels relating to the history of the town with artefacts dating back to the early 13th century. Amongst many treasures on display is a Roman bowl, discovered nearby, Roman coins and Sandwich's copies of the 1300 Magna Carta and Charter of the Forest, one of only three locations to hold both charters.

Venue Type:

Archive, Museum, Heritage site

Opening hours

Wednesday-Sunday 10.00-16.00

Admission charges


Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Fine Art, Maritime, Personalities, Social History

Sandwich Guildhall Museum
Cattle Market
CT13 9AH


Sandwich Guildhall Museum

Sandwich Guildhall Archive

Other museums in the area


Heritage Development Officer

Sandwich Town Clerk


01304 617 197


01304 620170

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