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FREE* Stone Week Activities at Canterbury Cathedral

11 The Precincts, Canterbury CT1 2EH

29th - 31st May

This May half term, have a go at stone carving and complete Gregory Gargoyle’s Stone Quest!

Carve your initials into stone with our Cathedral stonemasons and help Gregory Gargoyle on his Stone Quest – following the trail map to explore different parts of the Cathedral, answering questions and completing challenges on the way to claim your free prize!

Activity book included.

Stone Carving* will take place 11:00-15:00 each day.

These are drop-in activities; no need to book.

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

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Opening Times

Stone Carving will take place 11:00-15:00 each day.

Please see website for general visiting hours and planned closures.

Prices

Activities 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.

Facilities

Baby Changing

Café

Picnic Site

Disabled Access

Toilets

Dog Friendly

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