Thanet Visitor Information Centre, Margate
Thanet Visitor Information Centre, Margate

Visitor Information Services

Come and see us

The Thanet Visitor Information Centre is located next to the Turner Contemporary gallery at:

The Droit House, Stone Pier, Margate, CT9 1JD - Open 5 days a week (Wednesday - Sunday) 10am - 5pm. Get in touch on 01843 577577 or visitorinformation@thanet.gov.uk 

There are two volunteer run information centres in neighbouring Broadstairs and Ramsgate:

Broadstairs Information Kiosk, Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, CT10 1AN (Seasonal)

Ramsgate Information Centre, The Customs House, Harbour Parade, CT11 8LPvisitorinformation@thanet.gov.uk 

How we can help...

Our Visitor Information Centre serves the whole of the Thanet area. We can give you visitor information about Margate, Broadstairs, Ramsgate and the surrounding villages. We also hold information about attractions in Kent, London and the South East.

The range of services include:
• Searching and booking Quality Graded Accommodation for your stay
• Booking your tickets for National Express and Coach Day Trips
• Offering local information on events, attractions, activities, transport
• Selling a range of souvenirs, including those produced or designed in Thanet and Kent
• Booking tickets to local theatres and performance venues
• Selling radar keys, parking tickets and tide timetables
• Providing a large range of maps, visitor guides, brochures, local and regional leaflets
• Ordering service for out of area brochures and guides 

Thanet Visitor Information Centre Access Statement (click here to view)
Droit House has a side entrance with ramp and automatic door, making it accessible to disabled persons and those with prams.

  • Winners of the GOLD Award for ' Visitor Information Provider of the Year' at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2016
  • Silver Winners in the 'Visitor Information Service of the Year' category at the Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 2015
  • Winners of the Bronze Award for ''Visitor Information Provider of the Year' at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2013
  • Winners of the 'Tourist Information Service of the Year' in the Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 2013
  • Commended Pride in Thanet Tourism Award 'Team of the Year' 2015