People and Beasts of the Ice Ages – Flints and Fossils

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 1

Travel back in time to learn about the different human species and mega beasts that have lived in the Herne Bay area over the last million years.Handle real tools made by our prehistoric ancestors, and experiment using replicas Find out more from researcher Pete Knowles, about how the museum’s collection is contributing to the understanding […]

Scavenger Hunt at Hampton

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 3

Scavenger Hunt – The Scavenger Hunt is an event aimed at all generations of the family. Participants will be asked to find a range of objects on the beach. This could be a certain shaped stone, something that shouldn’t be on the beach (eg a piece of rubbish), some seaweed etc. The activity will hopefully […]

Behind the Scenes Tours of Seaside Museum

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Wednesday 3 August – Behind the Scenes Tours – 11.15am 12.30pm, 1.45pm and 3pm Take a peak at the museum store and some of the objects waiting their turn for the spotlight. Numbers are limited please book by either phoning 01227 367368 or emailing [email protected]

Cartoon Festival Exhibition From Bayeux to Nubia

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 9

Working in partnership with the British Cartoon Archive at the University of Kent, our exhibitions at the Seaside Museum explore aspects of the history of cartooning and educate the public about this. This year’s exhibition will explore the history of comic strips from its earliest days to the most recent first black female superhero, Nubia. […]

Cartoon Festival Exhibition From Bayeux to Nubia

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 11

Working in partnership with the British Cartoon Archive at the University of Kent, our exhibitions at the Seaside Museum explore aspects of the history of cartooning and educate the public about this. This year’s exhibition will explore the history of comic strips from its earliest days to the most recent first black female superhero, Nubia. […]

Cartoon Festival Exhibition From Bayeux to Nubia

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 13

Working in partnership with the British Cartoon Archive at the University of Kent, our exhibitions at the Seaside Museum explore aspects of the history of cartooning and educate the public about this. This year’s exhibition will explore the history of comic strips from its earliest days to the most recent first black female superhero, Nubia. […]

Cartoon Festival Exhibition – Crossing the Line

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 15

This year’s exhibition will explore the history of comic strips from its earliest days to the most recent first black female superhero, Nubia. Comics are very popular with children and we hope this exhibition will be very well attended by them and their families. Cartoons and comics attract young audiences who do not often go […]

Cartoon Festival Exhibition – Crossing the Line

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 17

This year’s exhibition will explore the history of comic strips from its earliest days to the most recent first black female superhero, Nubia. Comics are very popular with children and we hope this exhibition will be very well attended by them and their families. Cartoons and comics attract young audiences who do not often go […]

Cartoon Festival Exhibition – Crossing the Line

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 19

This year’s exhibition will explore the history of comic strips from its earliest days to the most recent first black female superhero, Nubia. Comics are very popular with children and we hope this exhibition will be very well attended by them and their families. Cartoons and comics attract young audiences who do not often go […]