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Re-opening to the Public - Sat 3rd July 2021

Crampton Tower Museum will be re-opening to the public from Saturday, 3rd July, 2021. This will be at weekends only until the end of October 2021, from 2.00pm to 4.30pm (last admission 4pm).

We look forward to seeing you at the Museum soon. Our Covid-19 Secure Statement is shown here.

Image of our Staying COVID Secure Notice, April 2021

Crampton Tower Museum

The Crampton Tower Museum is a fascinating small museum is partly housed in a flint tower adjacent to the Broadstairs Railway Station. The tower formed part of the first Broadstairs public water supply and was put in repair by Thanet District Council. Thomas Russell Crampton is perhaps chiefly remembered as a designer of locomotives and of railways

Opening Times 2021

The Museum will be open daily from 2pm - 5pm for the Summer Season from Good Friday until the end of September. In October, we only open at weekends, then close for Winter from November until the following Easter. Under the current Government restrictions, we are closed until further notice.

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Crampton Tower Museum
Thomas Crampton

Thomas Crampton

Thomas Crampton served his articles with the well known engineer John Hague of London from 1831 to 1839.

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Events

Events

Throughout the year, Crampton Tower puts on a series of events for enthusiasts and the community.

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Hire the Hall

Hire the Hall

A large events hall with full facilities is available for hire at realistic rates. The hall is suitable a variety of events, get in touch to enquire.

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Openings and Entry

Openings and Entry

The tower and museum is open from Good Friday until the end of September between 2pm and 5pm daily.

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Gallery

Gallery

Take a look at some images of Crampton tower, its interior, exterior and surrounding points of interest.

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Links

Links

We have collected a list of useful links and placed them here for your convenience, click any link to be taken to the relevant website.

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The Crampton Tower website is provided by Broadbiz as part of our Community Programme
The Crampton Tower website is provided by Broadbiz as part of our Community Programme