Rose Street Cottage is proud to promote Sheppey’s heritage and also supports the work of other groups on the island preserving its history. We welcome all visitors to the cottage but also urge you to take time to look at what else Sheppey has to offer. Here are some suggestions:
The Criterion Bluetown Heritage Centre
A large collection of memorabilia and artefacts plus the Criterion theatre and cinema.
Visit the Aviation Centre at Eastchurch, to discover how Sheppey was at the pioneering heart of flying Britain.
Minster Gatehouse Museum
Discover 1,000 years of history at the beautifully preserved Minster Abbey building. For in-depth discussions and updates on Sheppey’s rich history, visit The Sheppey History Page on Facebook.
Queenborough Guildhall Museum
Queenborough Guidlhall Museum tells the fascinating story of this historic town, from a small Saxon Settlement to a wealthy Borough and Royal Castle built by Edward III.