How to get here
From London take the M2, or from Canterbury the A28, and follow the signs for Margate. As you enter Birchington, the Powell-Cotton Museum is clearly signposted alongside All Saints Church (which is on your left). Turn right into Park Lane following directions to Acol. The entrance to Quex Park and the Museum is half a mile on the left.
Sat Nav Address: Quex Park, Park Lane, Birchington-on-Sea, Kent CT7 0BH
Please note: If using SAT NAV please ignore the instruction to turn right at this point.
FREE parking for cars and coaches. Disabled parking is located close to the Museum entrance.
The journey from London Victoria to Birchington-on-Sea, takes around 1 3/4 hours. The pleasant 1-mile walk along Station Road and Park Lane takes about 20 minutes, although taxis are available. The Highspeed train from St Pancras to Margate takes 1 hour 20 minutes.
Thanet’s number 8 bus stops at Birchington Square. The half mile walk along Park Lane and into Quex Park takes under 10 minutes.
Other Local Accommodation
- The Powell Birchington
- Minnis Bay Lodge
- The Botany Bay Hotel, Kingsgate
- The Reading Rooms Margate
- Minnis Whitehouse B&B
- Travelodge Margate Westwood hotel
- Mulberry Cottages
- Keat Farm Caravan Park
- Birchington Vale Caravan Park
- Mae’s Lodge
- Kent Cottage Holidays
- Kent & Sussex Holiday Cottages
- Holiday Inn Express, Ramsgate
- Premier Inn, Ramsgate
- Travelodge Ramsgate
- Bramley & Teal Holiday Cottages
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