Colleges and Universities


We offer self-guided visits, guided tours and object investigation sessions for college and university groups. In addition there are exciting opportunities for partnership projects linked to teaching and research, as well as a limited number of student work placements.

Self-guided visit

Explore the museum on an exciting self-guided visit. Investigate the displays, discover the remains of the Roman house with its impressive mosaics and under floor heating system, and handle real Roman artefacts in the hands-on area. Cost: £2 per student. Time: Visits lasts approximately 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Guided tour and object investigation session

Enjoy an interpreter-led highlights tours of the Roman Museum, including an objects investigation session in the hands-on area.  For groups of up to 30 students. Cost: £25, in addition to the usual entry price to the museum. Time: Length of tour approximately 40 minutes.

To find out more, please telephone 01227 862162.

Partnership projects

Please click on the links below for information on recent partnership projects:

Missing Pieces - Canterbury Christ Church University
Canterbury Christ Church Initial Teacher Education project
Meet the Romans - University of Kent

Work Placement Opportunities

Please contact Craig Bowen for further information.

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Opening Times 

Monday to Sunday 10am to 5pm. Christmas eve and New Years eve closing at 4pm. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.


School and Group Visit Information

Click on the link below to access further information about school and group visits to Canterbury Roman Museum.


How to find us

Canterbury Roman Museum
Butchery Lane, CT1 2JR

Phone: 01227 785575