Make it Special

There are a number of special activities we can offer your group to enhance your visit to Kent Life:

 

Messing about on the River

You could complete your visit with a trip on the River Medway - Kent Life is proud to be one of the few heritage attractions where visitors can arrive by boat!

 

Guided Tour

Our knowledgeable 'Friends of Kent Life' provide informative and interesting tours - choose from:

  • General site tour
  • The Kentish Hop Industry (seasonal)
  • Garden themed
  • Victorian themed
  • WWII themed 

Tours are charged at £35 (maximum 30 people)

 

Demonstrations

Blacksmith - Our resident Blacksmith will demonstrate traditional blacksmithing in our onsite forge.
£2 per person

Beekeeping - The beekeeper will talk about the ancient art of beekeeping and demonstrate the process from bees in the hive to the honey pot on the breakfast tables
£2 per person

Composting - Want to do your bit for the environment? Kent Life gardener Debs Reason will teach you where to start and how to prevent any problems. Before long, your flowers will benefit from your own 'black gold'.
£2 person

 

Victorian Workshops

Choose from:

  • Victorian Schoolroom
  • Victorian Dairymaid
  • Victorian Scullery
  • How We Kept Ourselves Clean

£110 per workshop ( maximum 30 people)

 

Group Pack

Download the Groups Pack 2014

 

Contact Information

Email groups@kentlife.org.uk or call 01622 621249. Kent Life, Lock Lane, Sandling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3AU  



Interact with the animals