Merlin Café

Visitor Information

Opening Hours
10am - 4pm (Daily. Jan & Feb closed Mondays)

Free Car and Coach Parking
Disabled Access
Merlin Café open daily

The Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum
The Airfield
Manston Road
Kent CT12 5DF
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Tel: 01843 821940

While visiting us, take advantage of the adjoining café which is open all year round, seven days a week. We are located at the back of the Museum building which is open 7 days a week all year round with free entry.

All food freshly prepared to order and is served from 10am - 3pm 7 days a week in the winter time 10am - 4pm in summer time.

Breakfast is served all day 10am - 3pm

Sandwiches and rolls are all made fresh to order and we also sell a large selection of cakes, biscuits & scones. Teas, fresh ground coffee and a wide arrange of cold drinks are available.

A children's menu is available and there is plenty of space for them to run around outside.

Coach parties, car clubs and biker groups are all frequent visitors to the café and museum and are always welcome any day of the year. We have a large car park and separate coach park.

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Donations are very gratefully received. Not only because they let us know that we enjoy the support and interest of our visitors but also because, like many charities, we can claim Gift Aid support which could add an additional 20% to our donated income.



» Read more about ways to support the museum.


Wheelchair access is available to the Museum and the Merlin Café.

“Helping dogs” are permitted to the Museum.

» View our Access Statement