Attraction in Canterbury
Part of the Canterbury World Heritage site and one of the most important historic religious centres in the country. Founded in 598 by St Augustine, today you can marvel at the fascinating artefacts that have been uncovered on site, which are now on display in the museum. See the burial place of the Kentish Kings and gain an insight into the abbey’s history with the interactive audio tour.
Months Open: Jan - Mar, daily, 10 - 4
Apr - Sep, daily, 10 - 6
Oct, daily, 10 - 5
Nov - Dec, daily, 10 - 4
Closed 24-26 Dec, 1 Jan.
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
More Attractions nearby
Museum of Canterbury with Rupert Bear Museum (0.08 miles)
Canterbury Tales (0.22 miles)
Canterbury Royal Museum, Art Gallery & Buffs Regimental Museum (0.25 miles)
Eastbridge Hospital (0.26 miles)
Canterbury Audio Tours (0.39 miles)
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