- See & Do
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- Canterbury District
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An entertaining blend of history, humour and haunting amongst the old city, as the shadows gather meet the ghosthunter for a 75 minute tour of the spooky side of Canterbury.
Wildwood Wild Animal Park is a year-round experience for all the family in 40 acres of ancient woodland with over 50 species of British wildlife. Enjoy special events, talks and feeds around the park, adventure playzone and restaurant.
Off Whitehall Road, Canterbury, CT2 8NL, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 862190, Email, www.canterbury.gov.uk/leisure-countryside/countryside/places-to-visit/whitehall-meadows-bingley-island/
This area dates back to the Doomsday period. Today it is one of a few areas of riverside grassland that has not been treated with weedkillers or fertilisers, which means that a wide variety of species can thrive.
Mill Lane, Herne Bay, CT6 7DR, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 722332, www.herne-mill.btik.com
Herne Mill is the latest in a long line of mills, which have occupied the site for centuries. It is a local landmark on the skyline above the ancient village of Herne and is a 'sea mark' from the Thames Estuary.
Honey Hill, Blean, Canterbury, CT2 9JR, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 765168, www.druidstone.net
Set in attractive gardens and woodland, Druidstone caters for the imagination of all ages. Go on a walk through the enchanted woodland, enjoy hands on experience with the farmyard animals.
Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2PR, (3 miles, 4kms), Tel: 01227 378100, Email
The ruins of a Norman castle keep and castle walls and one of the three original royal castles in Kent. There are interpretation panels, a tactile model of the castle (circa 1200AD) and elevated viewing areas.
Enjoy a fascinating 90 minute tour of historic streets AND Cathedral Precincts with knowledgeable, entertaining guides to address your questions and special interests. All for £6.50 or less! Tours daily from the Buttermarket.
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 282 100
Herne Bay High School, Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, CT6 7NS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 366921
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, Bekesbourne, CT4 5EU, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 830 666
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (2 miles, 3kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
Rusham Road, Wingham, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 1JL, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 720836