Opening Times

 

OPEN WEDNESDAY TO SUNDAY, 10AM-5PM

 

pre-booking essential

Adult £4.50

Concession £4.00

Child £2

Family £10

 

The Shell Grotto
Grotto Hill
Margate
Kent, CT9 2BU

 

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2000 SQFT of  mosaic,

made  from  4.6 million shells,

in  70 fT of  undergound  tunnels.

DISCOVER

HISTORY OF
THE SHELL GROTTO

The Grotto's discovery in 1835 came as a complete surprise to the people of Margate... debate has raged about the Grotto's origins ever since

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CONSERVATION
PROGRAMMES

Learn about our continuing efforts to protect this unique Grade I listed site and find out more about how you can get involved and support us

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FRIEND

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