PRESS RELEASE: Discover the powers of history through Heritage Open Day at Bat & Ball Station!

Published: 08 August 2023

On the 16th September 2023, we’ll be exploring revolutionary inventions from the Victorian era at our Victorian train station. With miniature steam engines, a young Queen Victoria, crafts, and small Victorian invention exhibits you’ll need to recuperate yourself at our Station Café. After your Victorian extravaganza, travel along our Darent Valley train line to Swanley Park were there will be a Classic Car show and a steam engine exhibit!




This event is free and family friendly. If you’d like to discover other local Heritage Open Day events visit


We would welcome any volunteers for this event, even for a few hours. If you’d like to find out more about Heritage Open Day at Bat & Ball Sation contact Iona Green, Heritage Engagement Officer