- See & Do
- Dining Out
- Canterbury District
- Plan My Visit
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.
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.
Honey Hill, Blean, Canterbury, CT2 9JR, (2 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.
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.
3 Palace Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2DY, (0.8 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01227 639086, www.lilfordgallery.com
Fine art gallery showing contemporary fine art from National and International Artists.
King Street, Fordwich, Canterbury, CT2 0DA, (2 miles, 4kms), 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.
Whitehall Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8BQ, (0.6 miles, 1kms), 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.
45a Joseph Wilson Estate, Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 272 700
Community College Whitstable, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, CT5 1PX, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 274394
29-30 Palace Street, Canterbury, CT1 2DZ, (0.7 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01227 765 665
Joseph Wilson Industrial Estate, 45b Millstrood Road, Whitstable, CT5 3PS, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 282 100
Kingsmead Road, Canterbury, CT2 7PH, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01227 769818
Chalkpit Farm, School Lane, Bekesbourne, CT4 5EU, (4 miles, 7kms), Tel: 01227 830 666