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Welcome to the Ramsgate Society website and forum!

The Ramsgate Society is based in the seaside town of Ramsgate, on the Isle of Thanet in Kent, and has been monitoring and caring for Ramsgate's architectural heritage since 1964.

The Society Shop
Exciting News

The Ramsgate Society would like you join them for a Dinner,Dance and Cabaret evening on Friday 29th August at Sir Stanley Grey, Pegwell Bay to celebrate their 50th Anniversary
So please come and join in the fun!

Steve Pert is a fantastic singer and will impersonate Sinatra,Pavorotti, Buble and many others
Click to view the poster and menu form
The tickets are £32.00
You can book through the RS shop at 19-21 Harbour St - open from 10am - 5pm
The Ramsgate Society shop will be opening to the public at 19-21 Harbour Street. It'll open its doors on Saturday 5th July at 10am and will be open every day between 10am and 5pm.
Varied merchandise promoting Ramsgate will be on sale. The tunnels project will also have a presence in the shop.

Volunteers are needed to help keep the shop open at all times. Contact Rosemary Kirk (01843 592102) if you are able to offer a couple of hours one day a week.


About Ramsgate
Ramsgate is an architectural gem with fine examples of Georgian, Regency and Victorian architecture. The Ramsgate Society (a registered charity) has been caring for Ramsgate's architectural heritage since 1964. See links on the left for more information about The Society, and click on the YOUR RAMSGATE link to find out about Ramsgate, its historic buildings and its BUILDINGS at RISK.

Ramsgate has the UK's only Royal Harbour, designed by John Smeaton (1724-1792), plus a thriving port. The town is rich in historical associations. Queen Victoria visited as a child, AWN Pugin (1812-1852) built his home, The Grange, here, and Vincent van Gogh lived at Spencer Square for a few months in 1876. The Ramsgate Society's blue plaques scheme commemorates Ramsgate personalities including John Le Mesurier, Karl Marx, the Duke of Wellington, and William Garrow. A Town Trail booklet was published in 2012.

About The Society
Visit the Forum for a lively exchange of news and view, or register and share your thoughts, memories and pictures.

The Ramsgate Society's quarterly magazine 'About Ramsgate' is distributed to Members free. Go to ARCHIVE for pdfs of back issues. If you'd like to contribute contact the editor via the CONTACT US link.

If you're not already a member of the Ramsgate Society we hope you'll Join Us and help us look after our beautiful town and its remarkable heritage.

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