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 […]

Cartoon Festival Exhibition From Bayeux to Nubia

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 7

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- 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. […]

Sea Monsters, Smugglers, Mermaids and More!! A Storytelling Odyssey!!

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 11

Wizard Stories, Herne Bay’s Resident Storytelling Company, proposes as series of eight interactive storytelling performance over four afternoons during the two weeks of the Herne Bay Festival. We propose that the performances will be held at either Beach Creative, The Seaside Museum, or a mixture of both, to enhance the audience development programmes’ of both […]

Sea Monsters, Smugglers, Mermaids and More!! A Storytelling Odyssey!!

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 13

Wizard Stories, Herne Bay’s Resident Storytelling Company, proposes as series of eight interactive storytelling performance over four afternoons during the two weeks of the Herne Bay Festival. We propose that the performances will be held at either Beach Creative, The Seaside Museum, or a mixture of both, to enhance the audience development programmes’ of both […]

Sea Monsters, Smugglers, Mermaids and More!! A Storytelling Odyssey!!

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 15

Wizard Stories, Herne Bay’s Resident Storytelling Company, proposes as series of eight interactive storytelling performance over four afternoons during the two weeks of the Herne Bay Festival. We propose that the performances will be held at either Beach Creative, The Seaside Museum, or a mixture of both, to enhance the audience development programmes’ of both […]

The Rockstar TOTAL Experience

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 17

HERE WE GO!The Rockstar Experience, in conjunction with Kent HAF and Herne Bay Festival, is returning to Herne Bay in August.All dates are in August:1st-4th8th-11th15th-18th22nd-25th10am-2pm The Rockstar TOTAL Experience” is an inclusive and collaborative programmefor children and young people aged 5-16 years, including thoseregistered as SEND. Funded places are valid for one week of your […]

The Rockstar TOTAL Experience

Herne Bay Festival 2022- 19

HERE WE GO!The Rockstar Experience, in conjunction with Kent HAF and Herne Bay Festival, is returning to Herne Bay in August.All dates are in August:1st-4th8th-11th15th-18th22nd-25th10am-2pm The Rockstar TOTAL Experience” is an inclusive and collaborative programmefor children and young people aged 5-16 years, including thoseregistered as SEND. Funded places are valid for one week of your […]