Seaweed and their Secrets Exhibition

Drum Room, Margate Visitor Information Centre, Droit House, Daily 10am-5pm

A delightful look at the sheer variety of seaweeds around the Kent coast and their sometimes surprising uses in everyday life.

This exhibition has been created by Ian Tittley (Natural History Museum & Kent Field Club) with help from the Thanet Coast Project and NEKMPA Coastal Wardens.

Walk & Talks:

  • Thursday 26 July at 5pm - Margate VIC/Fulsam Rock, Margate (CT9 1JD)
  • Thursday 23 August at 4:30pm - Margate VIC/Fulsam Rock, Margate (CT9 1JD)

The Thanet Coast’s chalk reef provides a perfect substrate for algae communities. Join Ian Tittley to find out everything you would like to know about seaweed, their uses and properties on this outdoor talk. Please wear appropriate footwear suitable for walking on the chalk reef & rockpools (eg Wetshoes or Wellington boots). Suitable for adults (14+) Suggested online donation of £3 to Thanet Coast Project.

Booking essential for 26 July & 23 August, as places are limited. Book here. 


Thanet Visitor Information Centre
The Droit House
Stone Pier

Entry Price

Free Entry