- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
Yorkletts, Whitstable, Kent, ME13 9EN, (4 miles, 7kms), Email, www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/visiting-woods/wood-information/victory-wood/
This is a place for a great walk set on the edge of the Blean Woodland area. See a wood with a difference! This is the Flagship Site, one of 33 woods plant around the UK, for the Trafalgar Woods Project to commemorate the 200th anniversary.
Longport, Canterbury, CT1 1PF, (1 miles, 2kms), Tel: 01227 767345, www.english-heritage.org.uk/staugustinesabbey
This great Abbey, marking the rebirth of Christianity in southern England, was founded in AD 597 by St Augustine.
Riding Gate Place, Watling Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2TN, (0.7 miles, 1kms), 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.
3 Palace Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2DY, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01227 639086, www.lilfordgallery.com
Established in 2000 Lilford Gallery is now one of the leading galleries in Kent. We exhibit contemporary fine art from established national and international artists as well as new and exciting talent.
The perfect way to explore some of the well known historic sites of Canterbury, plus some of the hidden gems - available in 8 languages. Enjoy an audio tour & travel at your own pace. 20 attractions and local city landmarks are featured.
Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2PR, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), 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.
King Street, Fordwich, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 0DB, (3 miles, 4kms), Tel: 01227 711950, 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.
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, Bekesbourne, CT4 5EU, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 830 666
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
Community College Whitstable, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, CT5 1PX, (5 miles, 8kms), Tel: 01227 274394
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 282 100