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3. The Canterbury Tales

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The Canterbury Tales


A visit to The Canterbury Tales, one of Kent’s most popular attractions, with its stunning reconstruction of 14th century England, is just like stepping into the Middle Ages. Inside the historic building of St. Margaret’s Church you can step back over 500 years to join Geoffrey Chaucer (England’s finest medieval poet) and his colourful characters as they journey from London towards the shrine of St. Thomas Becket at Canterbury Cathedral and enjoy their raucous adventure stories. Audio tours are available in different languages.
 
The Canterbury Tales Address:
The Canterbury Tales
St. Margaret's Street
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 2TG
England, UK

The Canterbury Tales Opening Times:
The Canterbury Tales is open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
January - February, 10.00 am - 4.30 pm
March - June, 10.00 am - 5.00 pm
July - August, 9.30 am - 5.00 pm
September - October, 10.00 am - 5.00 pm
November - December, 10.00 am - 4.30 pm

We welcome disabled visitors and have ramps, lifts and adapted toilet facilities. Special arrangements can also be made for the hard of hearing or partially sighted. Our staff will do everything they can to ensure that your visit is both comfortable and enjoyable.

The Canterbury Tales Admission:
Adult  £7.75
Child (5-15 years)  £5.75
Senior Citizen  £6.75
Student (with proof of identity)  £6.75

T  +44 (0)1227 479227

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