Kent Mining Museum

Betteshanger Park, Sandwich Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 0BF.
01304 619227

Learn about the lives of Kent’s coal miners. Part of the Betteshanger Country Park visitor centre. Free entry. (Parking charges apply.)

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Roman Landings Adventure Golf

Marine Rd, Walmer, Deal, Kent, CT14 7DN

01304 380373

Crazy golf, kids karts, paddling pool & snack kiosk on Walmer seafront.

18 hole, Deal history themed adventure golf course.

Electric Kart track for 5 – 12 year olds. Refurbished, open …

Historic Walking Tour of Deal

Deal’s Historic Walking Tour

Learn more about Deal’s fascinating history with The History Project’s walking tour.  These engaging tours are filled with interesting stories about Deal’s past and its famous (and infamous!) residents.

From Julius Caesar, Henry VIII and Nelson …

Best things to do in Deal Kent

Plan a great day out that allows you to explore the many things the town has to offer.

This list includes plenty of walking and is an enjoyable day out even if you don’t pay to go into the mentioned …

Deal Museum

22 St George’s Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 6BA.
01304 372098

Deal Maritime & Local History Museum tells the tales behind this seaside town.

Models, local photos and marine artefacts illustrate the stories of the local people who lived here, the …

Kent Museum of the Moving Image

41 Stanhope Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 6AD.

01304 239515

A journey through the history of cinema. This new addition to Deal’s list of attractions is a lovingly curated collection of movie memorabilia.

Disabled access, including lift and WC. Disabled parking …

Wingham Wildlife Park

Rusham Road, Wingham, Kent, CT3 1JL.

Just a short drive away from Deal is one of the area’s most popular attractions.

From lions and tigers to flamingos and monkeys, there is lots to see at this popular local attraction. As …

Dover Castle & the Secret Wartime Tunnels

Castle Hill Road, Dover CT16 1HU.

Dover castle is one of English Heritage’s top attractions, and it’s just a short drive away from Deal. There is plenty to do here even on a rainy day.

The history of the site …

Howletts Wild Animal Park

Bekesbourne Lane, Bekesbourne, Littlebourne, Canterbury, Kent, CT4 5EL.

01227 721286

Located about a 30 minute drive from Deal is this well-known 100-acre wildlife park that has elephants, gorillas, rhinos and a huge range of other animals.

There is a cafe, …

Towns near Deal: Sandwich

Historical Sandwich near Deal, Kent.

Sandwich is a picturesque town near Deal. It is one of the medieval Cinque Ports and is packed with history.

Stroll along the quay and admire the boats. Wander the twisty streets and stop for …

Deal Visitor Information Centre

Town Hall, High Street, Deal, CT14 6TR.
(At the corner of the High Street and St. George’s Road.)

01304 369576

As well as general tourist information they can help you find accommodation, book coach tickets and provide walking and cycle …

Goodnestone Park

Goodnestone, Kent CT3 1PL.

This charming garden is just a short drive from Deal.

A small but beautiful 15 acre garden with year round interest. There is a walled garden, a woodland garden, a parterre, an arboretum and a gravel …

Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle is about an hour’s drive from Deal, but is well worth the effort. It is widely acknowledged as one of the most romantic castles in the country.

As well as the beautiful moated castle with its sumptuous interiors …


Wealden Forest Park, Canterbury Road, Herne CT6 7LQ.

This British Wildlife Park is about a 40 minute drive from Deal.

40 acres of beautiful woodland are the setting for over 200 animals native to the UK. See Bears, Wolves, Bison, …

Port Lympne Wild Animal Park

Lympne, Near Hythe, Kent, CT21 4PD.

Kent’s largest wildlife park is just a 40-minute drive away from Deal.

With over 600 acres to explore Port Lympne makes for an amazing day out. Don’t miss the African Experience, a truck safari …

Sport in Deal

Golf, fishing, angling, cycling, rowing, sailing and much more!

Golf in Deal

Golfers are spoilt for choice in the Deal area:

  • Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club, Golf Road. 01304 374007
  • Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club, The Leas, Kingsdown. 01304 373256