Peak Admission Prices (valid until 1st November 2019)

On the Door Online in Advance
Adult £9.95 £8.95
Child (age 3-15) £8.25 £7.40
Concession £8.95 £8.00
Family (2+2) £32.95 £29.65

These tickets are available to book online – and there is a 10% discount for bookings made in advance.

Concession tickets are valid for those aged over 60, or for students with valid student ID.

Disabled visitors should pay the full price and are entitled to bring one essential carer free of charge. Carer tickets cannot be pre-booked online, but can be collected from our admissions desk on the visit day, please remember to bring valid proof of carer entitlement.

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We also offer special rates for education and group visits.

Some special events may carry an additional charge – please see individual events pages.

Please be advised that all bookings and ticket purchases are subject to these Terms & Conditions.

Opening Times

APRIL 2019

1st April – 5th April: Open from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

6th April – 22nd April: Open from 10am to 6pm (last admission 5pm)

23rd April – 30th April: Open from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

MAY 2019

1st May – 31st May: Open daily from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

JUNE 2019

1st June – 30th June: Open daily from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

JULY 2019

1st July – 23rd July: Open daily from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

24th July – 31st July: Open daily from 10am to 6pm (last admission 5pm)

AUGUST 2019

1st August – 31st August: Open daily from 10am to 6pm (last admission 5pm)

SEPTEMBER 2019

1st September: Open from 10am to 6pm (last admission 5pm)

2nd – 30th September: Open from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

N.B. Special Opening Times for Hops ‘n’ Harvest Beer Festival
Saturday 7th September: Open from 10am to 10pm (last admission 7pm)
Sunday 8th September: Open from 10am to 6pm (last admission 5pm)

OCTOBER 2019

1st – 31st October: Open from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

N.B. Special Opening Times for Kent Life After Dark
Wednesday 23rd October: Open from 10am to 8pm (last admission 5.30pm)

NOVEMBER 2019

1st November: Open from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4pm)

2nd – 3rd November – Fireworks Spectacular: Open from 3pm to 8pm (last admission 6pm)

4th – 29th November: Open from 10am to 4pm (last admission 3pm)

30th November: Experience Christmas Event: Open from 10am (closing time TBC)

DECEMBER 2019

Weekdays in December from 2nd December to 18th December: Open from 10am to 3pm (last admission 2pm)

Weekends in December (1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th) & 19th – 23rd December: Experience Christmas Event: Open from 10am (closing times vary – last admission 1 hour prior)

24th December: Experience Christmas Event: Open from 10am to 4pm (last admission 3pm)

25th & 26th December: CLOSED

27th December to 31st December: Open daily from 10am to 3pm (last admission 2pm)

JANUARY 2020

Opening dates/times TBC

FEBRUARY 2020

Opening dates/times TBC

March 2020

Opening dates/times TBC