Things to do...
The city of Canterbury offers a wide variety of things to do, visit the famous Cathedral, walk the historic city walls, take in a show at The Marlowe Theatre, and visit the many shops, bars and restaurants.
Canterbury is also the perfect place to stay to explore the wider area, with glorious walks through the local countryside and coastline, there is a wealth of history here too. From family days out, to outdoor adventures, retail therapy to arts and culture, there's something for everyone.
The Marlowe Theatre
Named UK Theatre of the Year 2022 in the Stage Awards, the theatre presents a year-round programme of theatre, dance, music, comedy and opera.
There is much to discover and explore at the Cathedral, which has been a place of worship for 1400 years.
Explore the remains of an original Roman townhouse at Canterbury Roman Museum and visit the Beaney museum, gallery, library and information centre.
Kent's international festival of the arts takes place in and around Canterbury every October & November. It features a variety of music, art, comedy, theatre, walks and talks.
Kent County Cricket
The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence, Canterbury is the home ground of Kent County Cricket Club.
Historic River Tours
Discover the city’s hidden secrets along the beautiful River Stour that flows through the heart of Canterbury.