- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
104 High Street, Whitstable, CT5 1AZ, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 272042, www.playhousewhitstable.co.uk
Community theatre offering a wide range of entertainment - plays, pantomimes, music, comedy and active youth group.
Dating back to the 1790's, Whitstable Castle and Gardens has been home to local merchants and dignitaries remaining a landmark attraction throughout its history. It is a 'must see' for everyone visiting the town of Whitstable.
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.
Off Whitehall Road, Canterbury, CT2 8NL, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 862190, Email
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.
Cockering Road, Canterbury, CT1 3UP, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 862190, Email
This beautiful ancient 45-hectare woodland has spectacular displays of wildflower including many species of orchid.
Whitehall Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8BQ, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 844479, www.sekgroup.org.uk/ket
Set in the floodplan of the Great Stour just outside Canterbury, Hambrook Marshes is in an area of natural marshland located adjacent to the Riverside Retail Park in Wincheap.
King Street, Fordwich, Canterbury, CT2 0DA, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 710326, www.fordwichtown.org
Although it is believed that there was an earlier building on the site, the present Guildhall, or Town Hall as it is known today, was built in 1544 during the reign of King Henry VIII.
Canterbury Road, Herne Bay, CT6 7TY, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 862190, Email
Curtis Wood Park is an informal area of protected open space situated on the outskirts of Herne. The site provides local residents and visitors the opportunity to enjoy a variety of semi-natural habitats in a relaxed and pleasant setting.
Island Wall, Whitstable, CT5 1EP, (3 miles, 5kms), www.favourite.org.uk
This oyster yawl, which is also known as a smack, was built in 1890 by the Whitstable Shipping company and worked until 1944. She can now be viewed between the seawall and Island Wall, about 200m east of the Neptune pub.
The Sidney Cooper Gallery is a contemporary art gallery that puts on around ten exhibitions per year. It is part of Canterbury Christ Church University. It's programme includes artists of repute - locally, nationally and internationally.
North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QJ, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 768072, www.martinpaul.org
St Martin's Church is the oldest in England still in use as a parish church and is part of the Canterbury World Heritage Site. This church was the first base of St Augustine when he came to Canterbury in 597.
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
Herne Bay High School, Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, CT6 7NS, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 366921
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (2 miles, 4kms), Tel: 01227 282 100
Community College Whitstable, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, CT5 1PX, (2 miles, 4kms), Tel: 01227 274394
27-31 High Street, Whitstable, CT5 1AP, (3 miles, 5kms), Tel: 01227 272 123
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (2 miles, 4kms), Tel: 01227 272 700