Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Cathedral


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.

Find out more.

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

Hostels nearby

Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2EH

Map references

Lat/Lng: 51.279804, 1.082915

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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