- See & Do
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- Canterbury District
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Wildwood Wild Animal Park is a year-round experience for all the family in 40 acres of ancient woodland with over 50 species of British wildlife. Enjoy special events, talks and feeds around the park, adventure playzone and restaurant.
North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1PW, 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.
14 St. Peters Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2BQ, Tel: 01227 464227, www.cricketerscanterbury.co.uk
Homemade food made using top quality ingredients from local suppliers. Freshly made English traditional grub at lunch time. Pie and a Pint £7.50. Tapas menu served 6-8.30pm Monday to Friday. Sunday Roasts served every Sunday 12-3pm.
Off Whitehall Road, Canterbury, CT2 8NL, Tel: 01227 862000, 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.
Pier Avenue, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 8PD
Today the sports centre has been demolished and the pier is now open to visitors as a leisure and events space.
3 High Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2JH, Tel: 01227 781427, www.brunchcanterbury.com
Father and daughter run coffee bar. Hand blended teas, single origin coffee. Locally sourced ingredients. homemade soups and stews, all gluten and dairy free.
12/13 Sun Street, The Buttermarket, Canterbury, CT1 2HX, Tel: 01227 781885, www.number12tearoom.com
Number 12 Tearoom and Restaurant is a traditional British Restaurant. It provides stunning views over to the Christ Church Gate, the grand entrance to the famous Canterbury Cathedral.
Arabian food is some of the most sensual in the world. The food exudes rich flavours and it appeals directly and unashamedly to the senses of smell, sight and taste.
Speciality: Traditional Moroccan Tagines/ Couscous Dishes/ Speciality Chargrills/ Authentic Desserts
Modern campus set in 450 acres of parkland overlooking the historic city of Canterbury. With 150 conference rooms, accommodation for 4250, a choice of restaurants/bars, banqueting for up to 1000 and extensive leisure facilities.
Canterbury, CT1 2JT, Tel: 03000 41 71 71, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/literary-walks-christopher-marlowe-and-canterbury
Join Kent Libraries and Archives and Explore Kent on this exciting circular walk around Canterbury, celebrating Marlowe. (Information courtesy of the Explore Kent website).
Walk Route: Canterbury
Whitstable, CT5 4FJ, Tel: 01227 862000, Email
Duncan Down is the largest open space in Whitstable. Originally earmarked for housing in the 1930s, the land is now protected as a Village Green, providing opportunities for local people to relax and enjoy wildlife.
Riverscroft, Grove Ferry, Upstreet, Canterbury, CT3 4BP, Tel: 0300 333 5146, Email, www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-park/grove-ferry-picnic-site
Grove Ferry Picnic Site is next to the River Stour and a good base for following the Stour Valley Walk, the Saxon Shore Way or the Wantsum Walks, and is adjacent to Stodmarsh National Reserve.
3 Palace Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2DY, 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.