Our History

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An Ancient Coast

An Ancient Coast

Long before the Caves a coastline was forming.

Iron Age Margate

Iron Age Margate

What was here before the Caves were excavated?

Chalk Mining Begins

Chalk Mining Begins

As a town develops, building materials are needed.

The Caves are rediscovered

The Caves are rediscovered

Rumours of rabbits and gardeners abound... but how exactly were the caves discovered?

Beware Smugglers!

Beware Smugglers!

Changing times change the story of the Caves.

Caves in Wartime

Caves in Wartime

The world ticks on and the Caves have a new purpose.