Chatham's history in the News

From 7th November 2015 to 6th February 2016 the Bethlem Museum of the Mind has a major retrospective of Chatham born artist Richard Dadd (1817 - 1886).






Chatham Historical Society's past talks and events


14th May 2015 - Life of a Kentish Lady in Victorian Times by Helen Allinson

The story of Louisa Thomas of Hollingbourne who lived to the age of one hundred and kept a journal for most of her life.