Dark rain clouds in the sky above Margate seafront shops, flats restaurants
Rainy Clouds over Margate

Top Three Rainy Day Ideas in Thanet

For days when the Great British weather lets you down we have put together some of our top ideas to keep you entertained across Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate

Some days the sun just doesn’t shine but don’t let that put you off from heading to the coast, there’s still plenty to do.

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Director Ned Suesat-Williams preparing one of the artefacts for installation at the Crab Museum

Discover Hidden Gems 

No trip is complete without a visit to the Shell Grotto, discovering underground passages decorated with millions of shells or Margate Caves subterranean curiosity. Enter the baffling word of one of the seasides most famous creatures at the Crab Museum 

Delve into the area's history and see iconic Battle of Britain fighters at the Spitfire and Hurricane Museum or don a hard hat to experience life in Ramsgate Tunnels.

Discover over 5000 years of history at Margate Museum, whilst Ramsgate Maritime Museum with its own Meridian Line, reflects on the towns maritime history

Escape Room

Make Your Own ‘Great Escape’

Grab your team, work out the clues and make it out before time runs out from an Escape Room. Immersive yourself to fix the spaceship before it crashes, get out of school detention or escape the egyptian tomb

Revolution Skatepark and Climbing Centre. Credit Ted Cunningham

Be Active and Indoors

Think golf is just an outdoor game. Not now with the chance to battle it out on the indoor challenges of Lost Island Adventure Golf

Skate and climb until your heart's content at Revolution Skatepark

Keep their young minds active playing at being a hairdresser, waiter or fireman at our Indoor Play areas