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 Jill Hunt, Development Manager email jill.hunt@dreamlandtrust.org.uk

Dreamland (168)

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

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

Dreamland cinema auditorium 2007, Margate, Kent.

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

Penguins in enclosure at Zoo, Dreamland, Margate, Kent. July 1975

Cycling promotional event at the Bali Hai bar, Dreamland Margate, Kent. 1970

Queen Mary with bingo stall, club darts and helter skelter in background. Dreamland, Margate, Kent. Photo by Jack Lynch

Bird’s eye view of Dreamland amusement park, Margate Kent.

Mini cars at Dreamland car park, Margate, Kent.1964

Miniature railway and diesel train at the station in Dreamland Margate, Kent.

People setting off on a Scenic railway ride at Dreamland Amusement Park, Margate, Kent.

Troops at tank naming ceremony at Dreamland Amusement park, Margate, Kent.

Inside Dreamland Amusement park, Margate, kent.

Miss Margate and ‘King Henry VIII ” at publicity stunt at Dreamland cinema,1958. Margate, Kent.

Sphinx at Dreamland, Margate, Kent. Photo by Jack Lynch

Ethel Frances Smith, Jack Smith, Ruth Marion Baker (maiden name Smith). Taken on Margate beach, in 1935 (Dreamland in the background).

Miss Margate taking part in a publicity stunt at Dreamland cinema, 1958. Margate, Kent

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

Penguins in enclosure at Zoo, Dreamland, Margate, Kent. July 1975

Sunbeam kiosk, Skating rink, with Queen Mary and Sky Wheels in the background, 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.

Delegation visiting Dreamland Amusement park at Margate, Kent.

Dreamland Amusement Park, Margate c1960

Aerial view of Dreamland, Margate, Kent.

Postcard of the Grand Costume Carnival 5th December 1912 Sangers Hall by the Sea