The White Cliffs of Dover

Important notice -

Our car park is open with limited spaces, if full please come back another time. The café is now open for takeaway only. Toilets are available during opening hours. The shop is open Thursday to Monday. Please take litter home.

Magnificent coastal site overlooking the English Channel

The White Cliffs of Dover

Things to see and do

A view of the White Cliffs of Dover

Enjoy a walk 

The White Cliffs of Dover are perhaps most famous as an iconic landmark, the white chalk face a symbol of home and war time defense, but they have so much more to offer; stunning views, a serene walk and a wealth of wildlife.

The White Cliffs of Dover

Eating and shopping

2020 retail products

Stop off at our shop

Our shop is reopening from 13 July, on Thursdays to Mondays. For the safety of staff and visitors we've introduced social distancing measures and changes to payment, which will be via card only. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after The White Cliffs of Dover for everyone, for ever.

The White Cliffs of Dover

Our work

The White Cliffs of Dover


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