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    Chapel, free entry

    Greyfriars Chapel

    Greyfriars Chapel


    Adjacent to 6 Stour Street,
    CT1 2NR

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    Thu 10 - Sat 12 Sep Heritage Open Day Greyfriars Franciscan Chapel


    Greyfriars Chapel, set in the Franciscan Gardens, is the only building now remaining of the first English Franciscan Friary built in 1267, forty three years after the first Friars settled in Canterbury, during the lifetime of St Francis of Assisi.

    An Anglican Eucharist Service takes place weekly on a Wednesday at 12.30.

    Accepts groups

    Guided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

    Opening details

    Greyfriars Chapel is open from Easter to the end of September, 2.00pm to 4.00pm Monday to Saturday.


    Free entry

    Donations welcome (encouraged) for upkeep of building.


    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
    • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed



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    Map reference: TR 147578  Lat: 51.27886 Long: 1.07788

    Situated just of Canterbury High Street within easy walk of bus station and both rail stations.

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury East/West station

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