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Arts & Crafts Event, Sat 3 Dec 2016, £3


The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge

The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge

© Guy Gardner


The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge

01227 862162


18 High Street,

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 3 Dec A Ceremony of Carols on St Nicholas Day
Sat 12 Nov - Mon 2 Jan Christmas Crafts
Fri 21 Oct - Sun 11 Dec Design a Deadly Dragon!
Sat 8 Oct - Sun 4 Dec Grayson Perry: The Vanity of Small Differences
Sat 15 Oct - Sun 30 Apr Home Front Britain: 1914 to 18
Sat 3 Dec - Sun 29 Jan Sensing Culture! The Mark of the Maker


Let your child’s imagination run wild as they translate their stories into tapestry, using Grayson Perry’s childhood friend, Alan Measles the Teddy Bear as inspiration.

Children will then be able to contribute to our giant tapestry of Canterbury.

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 3 Dec 2016 13:00 to 15:00
Located in the Learning Lab.


£3.00 per child, adults go free. Booking advised. Purchase tickets at the Beaney visitor information desk.

Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer.



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Map reference: TR 148578  Lat: 51.27968 Long: 1.07946

The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge is located in Canterbury high street adjacent to Best Lane.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury West station


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 5
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas


  • The Best Lane entrance is step free (lift), it is well lit and has an automatic door.

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