- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
This fabulous new visitor attraction provides state of the art special and permanent exhibition galleries, a brand new library, excellent learning facilities and a varied programme of events for all ages.
The Aspinall Foundation's Howletts Wild Animal Park in Kent is a great day out for groups of all sizes where education, conservation and fun combine. Set in over 100 acres of beautiful ancient parkland.
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.
Yorletts, Whitstable, Kent, ME13 9EN, (4 miles, 7kms), Email, www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/en/our-woods/pages/wood-details.aspx?wood=5571&site=VictoryWood
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.
Honey Hill, Blean, Canterbury, CT2 9JR, (3 miles, 4kms), 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.
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.
New Road, Rough Common, Canterbury, CT2 9DB, (4 miles, 6kms), www.theblean.co.uk
Blean Woods are the largest in Kent and, in addition to their intrinsic interest as ancient woodlands they surround a number of attractive villages with pubs, where you can eat and drink, places to visit.
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
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
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, Bekesbourne, CT4 5EU, (4 miles, 6kms), Tel: 01227 830 666