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)

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

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

The garden with Indian scene. Dreamland Margate, Kent.

Construction of large slide at Dreamland Amusement park,Margate, Kent.  1970.

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

Dreamland in the snow February 1963. Margate. Kent.

Illuminations at Dreamland Amusement Park, Margate, Kent.

Dreamland cinema auditorium 2007, Margate, Kent.

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

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

People getting on the Scenic Railway, Dreamland Amusement Park, Margate, Kent.

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

Tiger in enclosure at Zoo, Dreamland, Margate, Kent.

Entrance to Dreamland Amusement park 1995, Margate, Kent.

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

  John Aitchison and colleague at work on scaled down steam train, Dreamland amusement park, Margate, Kent.

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

The Satellite at Dreamland, Margate, Kent.Photo by Jack Lynch

Vintage car outside Dreamland Cinema for publicity stunt, Margate, Kent. 1958.

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

Protester with troops at tank naming ceremony at Dreamland Amusement park, Margate, Kent.

Bird’s eye view of wooden roller coaster at Dreamland amusement park, Margate Kent.

Dinosaur figure at entrance to the Wonder Park, the Galleon Tavern in background with candy floss stall at Dreamland, Margate, Kent 1974. Photo by Jack Lynch.

Dreamland Cinema, Margate, Kent 1974. Photo by Jack Lynch.

Margate The Town of the Coast Souvenir Programme 1966 with adverts for Dreamland.