The Battle of Margate 1387

The Battle of Margate took place on 24th March 1387... a little known sea battle but never the less a very important one. Fought off Margate between the English Fleet and a combine French, Flemish and Spanish Fleet which resulted in a resounding victory for the English under the Earls of Essex and Nottingham.

The exhibition was opened on 24th March by Admiral of the Fleet Lord Boyce, Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports 

*Winter (October – April)
Weekends 11am-5pm and Wednesday 11.30am-2.30pm

*Summer (May – September)
Weekends, Wednesday and Bank Holidays 11am-5pm


Market Place, Margate Old Town

Entry Price

Adult £2
Senior £1.50
Under 16s Free