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FREE* Family Tours at Canterbury Cathedral

11 The Precincts, Canterbury CT1 2EH

27th - 31st May

This May half term, bring your little historians to Canterbury Cathedral to hear stories of Becket and the Black Prince, Monks and Miracles, Tombs and Towers.

Tours run Monday 27 – Friday 31 May at 11:05 and 13:30 each day, and last 45 minutes.

These tours are aimed at children aged 6 – 13 but are suitable for the whole family to enjoy!

* Included free with a valid Cathedral Admission Ticket or Cathedral Pass. Children aged 17 and under go free (T&Cs apply).

Pre-booking is suggested, as spaces are limited.

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Opening Times

Tours run 11:05 and 13:30 each day, and last 45 minutes.

Please see website for general visiting hours and planned closures.

Prices

Family Tours are included free with a valid Cathedral Admission Ticket or Cathedral Pass. Children aged 17 and under go free (T&Cs apply).

Please see website for visitor ticket pricing.

 

Pre-booking for Family Tours is suggested, as spaces are limited. To book, email visits@canterbury-cathedral.org

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