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Whitefriars Shopping Centre

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Canterbury’s award-winning Whitefriars shopping centre combines the best fashion and lifestyle brands with great places to eat, meet with friends and family and relax in stylish surroundings in the heart of this historic city.

Whitefriars is home to over 60 stores and eateries, located in a pleasant outdoor environment. You’ll find many of the UK’s top fashion brands here, including Primark, Next, River Island, Topshop, Karen Millen, H&M and Zara, as well as major department stores such as Marks and Spencer and Fenwick.

Take a break from shopping and enjoy a quick coffee or, for a more leisurely experience, dine al fresco in one of our cafés and soak up the city’s cosmopolitan atmosphere. There’s always something happening in Whitefriars, so make sure you check the website regularly for information on events and special promotions. For details, visit


Whitefriars Management Suite, 14 Gravel Walk Canterbury CT1 2TF


Coaches welcome
Conference / Meeting facilities
Groups welcome
Guide Dogs, Hearing Dogs and Registered Assistance Dogs welcome
Pets welcome
Restaurant / Cafe / Tea shop