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Christmas Event, from 17 Dec 2016


Magical Medieval Christmas

Magical Medieval Christmas


The Canterbury Tales

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St Margaret's Street,

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 17 Dec Magical Medieval Christmas
Sun 18 Dec Magical Medieval Christmas


Step back in time to 14th century England. Travel through the medieval streets of London, full of twinkling lights and festive cheer. You will see all sorts of magical festive things on your journey...

... Meet Santa's excitable elf as he wraps up all the children's gifts!
... Follow the Christmas Stocking Trail and spot them all.
... Meet jolly pilgrims singing carols in support of Pilgrims Hospice and sing along as merrily as you can.
... Have a go at a giant spot the difference.
... Meet Santa in his cosy grotto, write him a Christmas wish and receive a special gift from the man himself
... Learn the ingredients needed to make mince pie.

As you wind your along the cobbled road, be sure to stop for mead tasting (adults only!) and our photo opportunity - a chance for the whole family to dress up and create a lasting memory of your festive moment.

Pick up some last-minute Christmas gifts at our medieval gift shop - from dragon puppets and naughty knights to heraldry gifts and mead, there's something for everyone!

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopItalian signs/guidesPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 17 Dec 2016
Sun 18 Dec 2016


Adults £7.00
Children £10.00
PLUS get 50% off your next family visit to the attraction.

Tickets on sale soon.



See location of Canterbury Tales on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TR 148576  Lat: 51.27776 Long: 1.07893

By car:
From Dover and Folkestone - approach via A2 London bound. Take A2050, signposted Canterbury. Closest car parks: New Dover Road Park & Ride (Long Stay), Holman's Meadow (Long Stay), Whitefriars (Short Stay), Watling Street (Short Stay).

From Faversham and London - approach via M2, A2. Take A2050, Signposted Canterbury. Closest car parks: Wincheap Park & Ride (Long Stay), Rosemary Lane (Long Stay), Castle Street (Short Stay), Castle Row (Short Stay).

From Ashford - approach via M2, A2. Take A2050, signposted Canterbury. Closest Car Parks: Wincheap Park & Ride (Long Stay), Rosemary Lane (Long Stay), Castle Street (Short Stay), Castle Row (Short Stay).

From Ramsgate, Herne Bay and Thanet - Approach via A28. Closest Car Parks: Sturry Road Park & Ride (Long Stay), Queningate (Short Stay), Whitefriars (Short Stay), Watling Street (Short Stay).

By rail:
Turn right out of station into Station Road West. Turn left at the end of the street into St. Dunstan’s. Continue straight on for about 5-10 minutes, passing through the West Gate, into St. Peter’s Street and on into The High Street. St. Margaret’s Street is on the right hand side just past Nason’s Department store. The Canterbury Tales is on the right opposite HMV.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury West station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
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