For Kids

Wheels of Time – badge collecting family fun

Join ‘Roamin’ Rex and discover many of Kent’s museums and heritage sites, collecting individual badges along the way. Visit any of the museums and heritage sites shown on the MAP and collect a different badge at each one.

Earn award badges

Collect 10,20,30 or 40 badges to earn a special Roamin’ Rex award badges. Contact Wheels of Time via AWARDS to make arrangements to be presented with your award badge.

8 new sites are joining the scheme from April 2020.

Badges are only available to child visitors aged between 5 and 11 years visiting with their family.

Maidstone Museum’s badge features Spike. Ask at the main reception for your badge.

Kent Children’s University

Click for WOT wheels trail  

Wheels of Time is a Kent Children’s University (KCU) accredited activity. Students can earn learning credits at various Wheels of Time sites. You can also earn additional credits at Wheels of Time sites that are accredited KCU Learning Destinations. Visit wheelsoftime.uk to find out which sites are KCU Learning Destinations.

Maidstone Museum have a wheel themed trail that can be completed to earn  a KCU credit.

KCU learning credits are available to KCU students aged between 5 and 14 years, subject to the site accreditation. Visit www.kentchildrensuniversity.co.uk to learn more about Kent Children’s University.

Wheels of Time included attractions

  • Agricultural Museum, Brook
  • Ashford Museum
  • Blue Town Heritage Centre
  • Chiddingstone Museum
  • Crabble Corn Museum
  • Cranbrook Museum
  • Deal Maritime and Local History Museum
  • Dover Transport Museum
  • Eastchurch Aviation Museum
  • Eden Valley Museum
  • Elham Valley Railway Museum
  • Fleur De Lis Museum
  • Fort Amherst
  • Guildhall Museum, Rochester
  • Heritage Hub, Sittingbourne
  • Huguenot Museum
  • Hythe Local History Room
  • Lashenden Air Warfare Museum
  • Lydd Town Museum
  • Maidstone Museum
  • Medway Queen
  • Milton Regis Court Hall
  • Minster Abbey Gatehouse Museum
  • Queenborough Guildhall Museum
  • RAF Manston History Museum
  • RAF spitfire and Hurricane Museum
  • Romney Marsh Wartime Collection
  • Rose Street Cottage of Curiosities
  • Royal Engineers Museum
  • Sandwich Guildhall Museum
  • Sevenoaks Museum
  • Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway
  • Sittingbourne Heritage Museum
  • Tenterden Museum
  • The Old Forge Wartime House
  • The Seaside Museum, Herne Bay
  • Timeball Tower, Deal
  • Union Windmill, Cranbrook
  • Willesborough Windmill
  • Woodchurch Village Life Museum

8 New sites joining in April 2020

  • Fort Luton
  • Fishing Museum
  • Folkestone Museum
  • Fordwich Town Hall
  • Dover Museum
  • Ramsgate Tunnels
  • Tudor House, Margate
  • Margate Museum

For more details, head over to the Wheels of Time website today.

Please note: ‘Wheels of Time’, ‘Roamin’ Rex’ and the Roamin’ Rex logo are trademarks of Ashford Borough Museum Society.