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    Events & Festivals, Wed 24 Sep - Sun 19 Oct 2014

    Kent Eye

    Kent Eye

    Darwin Suite

    Darwin Suite

    VW Theatre room, interior

    VW Theatre room, interior

     
     

    Contact

    University of Kent

    Address

    Giles Lane,
    Canterbury,
    CT2 7LX

    Events at this Venue

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    Wed 24 Sep - Sun 19 Oct Kent Eye
    Wed 15 Oct The Battle of the Sexes
    Sat 6 Dec Oysterband

    Details

    It is an exciting opportunity to see the University and the city of Canterbury offering you a panoramic view of the surrounding areas. We will welcome everyone from Kent's community to enjoy this unique attraction.

    The Eye will be on the Canterbury Campus (Rutherford/Eliot Lawn) from 24th September - 19th October and will return for 1st July - 15 October 2015.

    It is 33m tall, has 24 'pods' and takes approximately 10 minutes per journey.

    Please note that the University is holding an open day on 4 October and the Canterbury campus will be very busy during the day.

    Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toilets

    Awarded 'Best University Accommodation for Groups 2011' for a most impressive 4th consecutive year. Readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine vote for the award which was presented to the University by Travel Writer and Broadcaster, Simon Calder.

    Event details

    Dates Times
    Wed 24 Sep - Sun 19 Oct 2014
    Mon-Thu: 2pm - 8pm
    Fri-Sat: 10am-2pm and 3pm – 9pm
    Sunday: 11am – 6pm
    (NB: these hours are subject to change)

    There is full disabled access, any child under 1.4m must be accompanied by an adult.

    Prices

    Tickets available on the gate:
    £5 for a full ticket
    £4 for KentOne or MyCanterbury card holders
    £3 for under 12s
    Family ticket (two adults, two children) £14

    Location

    Directions

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    Map reference: TR 138596  Lat: 51.29537 Long: 1.06527

    With easy access to the A2/M2, M20, M25, rail and bus links and the Channel Tunnel/Ferry Terminals the university is easily accessible by road, rail and sea.

    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Canterbury West station

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Cash PointCash Point
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets

    Awarded 'Best University Accommodation for Groups 2011' for a most impressive 4th consecutive year. Readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine vote for the award which was presented to the University by Travel Writer and Broadcaster, Simon Calder.

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