Crampton Tower Museum

*Please be aware the museum is closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the volunteers at Crampton Tower Museum have decided not re-open to the public until Easter 2021, and Santa Claus has been asked not to visit the Tower this Christmas*

A family friendly museum celebrating the life and work of a Victorian engineer, transport and local history.

Crampton Tower Museum, Broadstairs is a fascinating small museum, partly housed in a flint tower adjacent to the Broadstairs Railway Station. The tower formed part of the first Broadstairs public water supply

Thomas Russell Crampton is perhaps chiefly remembered as a designer of locomotives and of railways, but he was also concerned with gas, water works and the submarine telegraph cable. He was the first to succeed in laying an effective telegraph cable under the English Channel.

Opening Times

*Currently Closed*


The Broadway
CT10 2AB

Entry Price

Adults: £3
Children: £1.50
Concessions: Family £7.50 (2 adults & 2 children)