Blue Town Heritage Centre
Blue Town Heritage is a registered charity promoting the history of Bluetown and the surrounding area. You can explore Sheppey's unique contribution to aviation and maritime history and a special exhibition for commemorating the Centenary of WW1.
The Heritage Centre is also the home of 'The Criterion' a lovingly restored ' Victorian Music Hall venue where you can enjoy a range of entertainment from 'live shows' to big screen cinema every Friday. Contact the Heritage Centre directly for the latest performance and screening information.
Venue is also available for hire and is the home of the traditional 'cream tea' in the cafe at the entrance of the Heritage Centre.
From the Heritage Centre there is so much to be seen on the Isle of Sheppey by joining on of the tours provided by the Centre. There are 2 tours to choose from, one operating on the 2nd Saturday in the month and the other running on the last Saturday of the month. Booking is essential for the tours and you are recommended to contact the Heritage Centre for itinerary and more information about bespoke tours for 'Group Organisers' can be arranged.
Come along to the Criterion Bluetown Aviation Centre to be transported back to an era that began the evolution of aviation history. The centre is separate from the Criterion Bluetown Centre and is situated in HMPS Standford Hill Eastchurch, Sheppey, ME12 4DZ. The centre will be open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10am until 3pm, tours are available and this is a free entry attraction. For more details call: 01795 662981