“The chance to touch real Roman objects was a real joy! Thank you for such a stimulating visit. Year 3 are still buzzing!”

Canterbury Roman Museum offers a wide range of educational visits and creative learning activities based around the remains of a fine Roman town house, and its outstanding collection of archaeological finds from Roman Canterbury.

School Visits to Canterbury Roman Museum

School Visits

We offer an exciting programme of events and activities for schools and colleges designed to inspire young people and enrich learning.

Foreign language school group visits to Canterbury Roman Museum

Foreign Language School Visits

We provide self-guided visits, interpreter-led guided tours & hands-on sessions in simple English for all.

College and University group visits to Canterbury Roman Museum

Colleges and Universities

We offer self-guided visits, and guided tour and object investigation sessions for college and university groups.

Family friendly activities at Canterbury Roman Museum

Family Friendly Activities

Canterbury Roman Museum is an excellent venue for a fun and engaging family-friendly visit.

Activities for adults at Canterbury Roman Museum

Activities for Adults

Canterbury Roman Museum also provides a variety of learning activities for adults.



School and group visits information for Canterbury Roman Museum

School and Group Visits Information

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

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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.



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 (Wednesdays to Sundays until 28 September 2014)
Adults £10.00
Discounts £8.00
Admission free to MyTownMyCity users, except for some special events.


How to find us

Canterbury Roman Museum
Butchery Lane, CT1 2JR

The impressive pillared entrance is in Butchery Lane and very close to the cathedral. Access to the Roman level via lift, then level access throughout museum.

Phone: 01227 785575