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Heritage Open Day – University of Greenwich (Medway Campus)

September 13, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

University of Greenwich (Medway Campus), Central Avenue, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TB

Uncover 120 years of history to find out how a Royal Naval Barracks became a modern university. Join us to step back in time to 1903 to see what it was like and discover the secrets of Medway Campus.  This is an opportunity to discover the history of the site and explore restricted parts of the university campus.  This event is organised by the Faculty of Engineering and Science.

During the visit you can…  

Join us in our talk to discover the history of the Medway Campus and its significance in the Medway region. Learn how the site has transformed over the years and about the royal visitors it has received.  Visit the past in Pictures Gallery.

Step back in time in the Drill Hall Library to view the exhibits from the Drill Shed and the Royal Naval Association memorial.

Share facts and stories with staff and visitors over light refreshments.

For one day only these buildings will be open to the public, so book now for your unique opportunity to explore and celebrate 120 years of Medway heritage.

Event Times

Wednesday 13 September: 17:30-19:00

Booking Details

Pre-booking: Required to attend the event.
Call: 01634 883848
Go to: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/from-royal-naval-barracks-to-a-university-heritage-open-day-tickets-690776149057?aff=oddtdtcreator
Go to: https://www.gre.ac.uk/events

Additional Information

Max 100 people per tour/session. 30minutes Contact for the day: Hayley Smith on 01634 883848


September 13, 2023
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


University of Greenwich (Medway Campus)
North Road
Chatham, United Kingdom


University of Greenwich
01634 883495
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