The White Cliffs of Dover

Magnificent coastal site overlooking the English Channel

The White Cliffs of Dover

Things to see and do

The White Cliffs of Dover walk covered in snow

White Cliffs in winter 

Take a bracing stroll across the cliffs and enjoy the best the season has to offer. The pop back and warm up with a bowl of soup or a comforting mug of hot chocolate in our visitor centre as you watch the boats come and go in the harbour below.

The White Cliffs of Dover

What's on

Upcoming events

Volunteer Open Day

Fri 12 Feb 2016
Ever wondered what it is like to volunteer for the National Trust? Pop into South Foreland Lighthouse for an informal chat with staff and volunteers, who will reveal all?

Volunteer Drop in Day

Thu 24 Mar 2016
Live in Dover? We are having a drop in day at the education room at Dover Discovery Centre on Thursday 24th March 10am to 1pm, so you can pop along and find out more about the work that we do and how you can get involved.

Plant Fair Weekend

Sat 07 May 2016
Our 16th annual Plant Fair, promising to be the best so far. All plants grown and nurtured by our very own team of dedicated Volunteers. A must for anyone with green fingers!
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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A butterfly on a purple flower

Cliff top wildlife  

The rare chalk grassland habitat creates an abundance of wildlife from birds to butterflies and wild flowers, all thriving on the tough conditions their cliff-top home provides.

The White Cliffs of Dover

Get involved

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Venue hire

A cloudy sunrise over the port of Dover

Filming at the White Cliffs of Dover 

The White Cliffs are a great place for film makers, we have a range of great locations from classic cliff shots to forgotten underground tunnels.