Things to Do

Walpole Bay – Welcome 3
Walpole Bay – Welcome 2
Walpole Bay
Turner Contemporary
Margate Caves

The quaint seaside charm of Margate offers visitors an escape, a breath of fresh air and a chance to take a step back and reconnect with what’s important. 

World-renowned sandy beaches perfect for coastal walks, with jaw dropping sunrises and sunsets. If your brave enough you can also take a dip in the fresh water pool at Walpole Bay. The many restaurants in both the Old town and Cliftonville offer a choice of global cuisines.

Walpole Bay
Fresh water tidal pool which has rejuvenating qualities.

Palm Bay
Beautiful dog-friendly beach away from the busy main sands and just 500 meters from Doghouse Margate.

Margate Caves
Originally dug as a chalk mine in the 18th century, the Caves have been welcoming visitors since 1863.

The Old Town
Take a stroll around the eclectic mix of vintage shops and small galleries. Refuel at the many cafes and bars offering fresh seasonal food.

The Turner Contemporary
A contemporary art space with a rolling programme of temporary exhibitions, events and learning opportunities.

An amusement park and entertainment centre.