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  1. Leeds Castle moat in the early morning mist.
    Visitors never forget their first breath-taking vision of Leeds Castle in Kent, rising majestically from the moat as it has done for over 900 years.
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  2. Army Air Corps and Willy's Jeep
    Lashenden Air Warfare Museum will be opening again at 10am on Saturday 4th July 2020 ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ One of the longest established aviation museums in the country, started by members of the Maidstone RAF Association. It is located at Headcorn Aerodrome which first used in 1927 for general aviation, and then as a wartime airfield from 1943. The museum holds miscellaneous wartime exhibits and memorabilia. Aircraft including a VI Flying Bomb. British, German and American aircraft engines are in the collection, including rare items that have been recovered from all over the world. The museum are also custodians for the RAF Ex Prisoner of Wa
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  3. Archbishops' Palace and All Saints Church on the River Medway, next to the horseway.
    The Parish Church of the county town of Kent was largely built by Archbishop Courtenay (14th century) and is one of the largest and finest Perpendicular churches in England. Of note are the medieval choir stalls and the Washington family memorial.
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  4. Samurai armour at Maidstone Museum
    Maidstone Museum is an exceptional regional museum housed in the gorgeous Chillington Manor, an Elizabethan manor house. It is home to internationally significant collections, especially Ethnography, Japanese Decorative Arts, Ancient Egypt, Archaeology and Costume as well as a 2,700 year old Egyptian mummy!
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  5. Inside Maidstone Carriage Museum
    Maidstone Carriage Museum is home to a unique collection of horse-drawn vehicles & transport curiosities. More than 60 vehicles are displayed, from grand carriages & ornate sleighs to antique sedan chairs & Victorian cabs.
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  6. Cannon in the Museum
    The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment Museum is an independent museum housed within Maidstone Museum since 1960. It tells the fascinating story of this famous local regiment, recounting their exploits during the British Army’s campaigns.
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  7. Kits Coty
    Thought to be older than Stonehenge, the ruins of two prehistoric burial chambers take their name from a shepherd called Kit, who used the stones for shelter in the 17th century.
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  8. Ruins of Thurnham Castle
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  9. The remains of Sutton Valence Castle
    This is an imposing ruined castle with a history dating from c.12th century. The great tower, which is the major remaining part of the structure, was once part of a much larger castle, which probably included an inner and outer bailey...
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  10. Child with a goat at Kent Life Heritage Farm Park
    Kent Life is a vibrant and fun destination with whole host of family friendly attractions across its 28 acre site, offering a great day out for everyone. Whether you want to learn about Kent history, get up close with farm animals, or simply burn off some steam, this is a great place to be.
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  11. Stoneacre, house and garden
    15th century half timbered Yeoman's house featuring a great hall and crownpost, surrounded by harmonious garden, orchard and meadows.
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  12. Headcorn Aerodrome
    This is a free attraction where parachuting, balloons, stunt flights, pleasure flights, flying lessons, aerial displays, microlights, radio controlled flight and many different planes and helicopters go to and fro most weekends. You can watch free.
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Just heard that unfortunately they were unable to open today after all. They will update us with a new date soon.
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