Heritage Open Days Event
Go behind the scenes at Maidstone Museum and visit the Herbarium.
Come and see a beautiful 16th century wall painting of a grand picnic, created during the reign of Elizabeth I, which is normally hidden from sight.
Unfortunately the painting is not accessible to those with mobility issues as there are stairs to climb.
Saturday 9 September: Tours 10:00 & 10:40
The museum is free to explore but the tour must be pre-booked
Go to: https://museum.maidstone.gov.uk/whats-on/events/heritage-open-days-2023/
Booking opens: 27 July 2023 05:00
Booking closes: 8 September 2023 12:00
No wheelchair access to half of the first floor of the museum, due to the age of the building. Unfortunately the painting is not accessible to those with mobility issues as there are stairs to climb.
Max 8 people per tour/session. Tours will take approximately 30 minutes HOD's is the only time in the year that this part of the Museum is open. Contact for the day: Front Desk: 01622 602838
Event organiser is Maidstone Museum.
Disclaimer: All information was correct when the listing was prepared. Any questions about the event should be directed to the event organiser.