Explore the displays at Canterbury Heritage Museum and discover the history of the city from prehistoric mammoths to Thomas Becket's murder, and Chaucer's pilgrims to Joseph Conrad's novels and wartime Blitz destruction. 


Highlights of the collections on display at Canterbury Heritage Museum


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Explore Canterbury Heritage Museum rooms and galleries

Explore Room by Room

Take a tour around Canterbury Heritage Museum.



Canterbury pendant, on display at Canterbury Heritage Museum

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Fascinating facts about Canterbury's history to find in the museum.




Hands-on activities at Canterbury Heritage Museum


Activities for all ages throughout the museum and a Medieval Discovery Gallery packed with things to do.

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Adults £8.00

Discounts £6.00

Children free to a maximum of two children per paying adult

Group tickets available

Joint ticket for Heritage Museum and Roman Museum 
Adults £10.00
Discounts £8.00

Admission free to MyTownMyCity users, except for some special events.