- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
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.
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.
The Westgate Gardens can be found close to the City centre, just next to the West Gate Tower. The eleven acres of public gardens provide an ideal setting for a gentle stroll along the banks of the River Stour.
As one of the most historic sailing vessels on the Kent coast, S.B GRETA, spends the summer months chartering from the South Quay, Whitstable Harbour, around the Maunsell Forts, Wind Farm, taking in views of Herne Bay & Whitstable coastline
Watling Street, Canterbury, CT1 2RN, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 378100, Email
Canterbury's most popular park has been restored into attractive gardens with monuments and memorials, a bandstand with summertime concerts, a central fountain, a tearoom and a children's maze.
Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2PR, (4 miles, 7kms), 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.
North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QJ, (5 miles, 8kms), 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.
Open to all and free to visit, one of the UK's finest collections of Masonic artefacts will take you on a surprising and informative interactive journey through the history of Freemasonry in Kent and beyond, dispelling myths along the way.
Mount Ephraim Gardens have plenty to offer and delight visitors. Unwind in these ten acres of gardens, set in the heart of an 800 acre estate with magnificent views over the Swale Estuary.
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.
3 Palace Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2DY, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 639086, www.lilfordgallery.com
Fine art gallery showing contemporary fine art from National and International Artists.
A wonderful way to capture the magic of the river is through our candlelit evening tours! These tours are provided solely for our group markets, usually with a minimum number of ten participants (subject to a minimum charge).
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 282 100
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
Badger's Hill, New Cut Road, Chilham, Ashford, Kent, CT4 8BW, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 730 573
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
27-31 High Street, Whitstable, CT5 1AP, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 272 123
Grow Garden Centre, Brogdale Farm, Brogdale Road, Faversham, ME13 8XZ, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 728 613
Community College Whitstable, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, CT5 1PX, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 274394