National Lottery Players

National Lottery Players

The Museum members want to say a HUGE THANK YOU to #National Lottery players who made it possible for the Heritage Lottery Fund to grant fund us while we remain closed. And another HUGE THANK YOU to Dover District Council who have generously funded us too.  We can now...
Sandwich Fire Fighters link up

Sandwich Fire Fighters link up

In late 2019 the Sandwich Fire Fighters came to the museum to see the 1869 horse-drawn Sandwich fire appliance which the museum cares for on behalf of Sandwich Town Council. The modern firefighters posed for photographs in the same positions adopted by the firemen of...
SRN4 Hovercraft Anchors

SRN4 Hovercraft Anchors

The museum has been lucky enough to acquire the sea anchors from the Dover Hovercraft,  Princess Margaret.  The anchors were originally painted white but are now cleaned and preserved in black paint, and displayed on the approach to the museum entrance alongside our...
White Cliffs Christmas

White Cliffs Christmas

In 2019 Dover Transport Museum once again put on a classic vehicle display in support of Port of Dover’s White Cliffs Christmas event at the Dover Cruise Terminal. This event continues to grow in popularity and we are delighted to have played a part in the...
American LaFrance car goes to Ostend

American LaFrance car goes to Ostend

Dover Transport Museum Society members Julian Grebby and Pete Sparshott joined the Destination Dover team advertising the town at the Ostend at Anchor Festival 24th – 26th May. Julian’s 1914 American LaFrance car was a star of the show attracting a great...