Situated just a stone’s throw from Canterbury city centre, Canterbury Cathedral is a must when visiting the area. The magnificent building is one of the oldest and most famous Christian structures in England. It’s also part of a world heritage site and a popular spot with tourists.
If you want a day out filled with extraordinary history and culture, discover Canterbury Cathedral.
What makes it special
- A day out filled with history and culture
- Suitable for everyone to enjoy
Monday – Saturday: 10.00 – 16.00
Sunday: 12.30 – 16.00
Children aged 17 and under: free entry
Adults over 18: £14.00
Other things to do nearby
Visit one of England’s oldest parks when in Canterbury.
The best way to see and learn the history and culture of Canterbury.
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