Collection Dreamland

The Dreamland Trust holds an impressive archive of historic material including; images, ephemera and documentation from the early 1870s through to the present day. The archive has been digitized by the South East Archive of Seaside Photography at Canterbury Christ Church University. A section of the archive is now accessible via the Dreamland portal on the SEAS website. For more information about The Dreamland Trust and how to access the full archive and collections, please contact The Hon. Secretary, Susan Marsh, email susan@s-marsh.co.uk

Dreamland (168)

Tony Fox and David Wilford, in the Garden Cafe in Dreamland, Margate (both staff).

Dreamland zoo at Dreamland amusment park, Margate, Kent. 1970.

Men maintaining fairground ride at Dreamland Amusement park, Margate, Kent.1965

Postcard of staff advertising Dare Devil Peggy, Dreamland. Writen on reverse of postcard “Building at Left DUMFRIES, 78 Sweyn Rd.  Dare Devil Peggy, Flaming Death Diver at Dreamland 1930s”

Young woman on merry-go-round ride at Dreamland amusement park, Margate, Kent.

Dodgems at Dreamland Amusement park Margate, Kent.

Sunshine Hall Dreamland Margate, caged bird show. Margate, Kent.

Linda Davis and friends walking along Margate seafront past Dreamland. Taken early 1950s.

Cinema at Dreamland under ownership of Bembom Brothers, Margate, Kent.

Steam railway at Dreamland amusement park, Margate Kent.

Children’s wheel and carousel at Dreamland, Margate, Kent. Photo by Jack Lynch

How to be happy at Margate town guide with feature and advert for Dreamland, Margate, Kent.

Royal Grand Hall by the Sea, Margate. Proprietor Lord George Sanger, original guide to Zoological gardens and menagerie c1900. Price Two Pence.

Dreamland cinema auditorium 2007, Margate, Kent.

Entrance to Dreamland Amusement park 1995, Margate, Kent.

Restoration of Dreamland Gallopers, 1965. Margate, Kent.

Bingo Hall Dreamland, Margate, Kent.

Dreamland cinema and Marine Drive at Margate, Kent

Miss Vye and entourage at the Dreamland ballroom.

Dreamland cinema auditorium 2007, Margate, Kent.

Postcard of Grand Hall by the Sea, Portion of the Grand Ballroom, Dreamland, Margate, kent.

Lion arriving in crate on lorry at Dreamland amusement park, Margate Kent.

Giant figure being installed at Dreamland amusement park, Margate, Kent. 1971

Children’s wheel and carousel at Dreamland, Margate, Kent. Photo by Jack Lynch

Aerial view of Dreamland, Margate, Kent.