Local Information

There is plenty to see and do in Margate. There is a tourist office near the Turner Contemporary and you can pick up the excellent free local magazines Margate Mercury and Isle Magazine in local cafes which list upcoming events as well as the latest hotspots and happenings. If you are prepared to venture further afield there are numerous other options available. Some of our local favourites, all tried and tested, are listed below along with our pick of the fantastic local bars, pubs and places of interest. Enjoy!

eating out

bars and pubs

entertainment & culture

shopping

other activities