The Best Places To Visit in Canterbury

Hand-picked top 3 places to visit in Canterbury, UK. 50-Point Inspection includes local reviews, history, trading standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their general excellence. Only the bee's knees!


Stour Street, Canterbury CT1 2NR

Since 1987

Children's and Heritage Museum, Exhibitions, School Visits, Collections, Rupert Bear Museum, Educational Programs, Artefacts, Victorian Toys and Games, Workshops, Local History Museum, Kid's Museums, Learning Activities, International Schools, Teacher-Led Visits, Events, Displays & Gift Shop

Free Admission for Maximum of 2 Children per paying Adult & Canterbury District Residents ● It holds regular events and exhibitions of local and national interest ● There is also a wing housing, the 1900 House Victorian collection

Discount: Save over 30% Off your ticket price when you visit with a group

Price: Adults £8.00 & Concessions £6.00


Wed - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm Mon & Tue Closed


Bekesbourne Lane, Bekesbourn, Canterbury CT4 5EL

Since 1975

Zoo, Aquarium, Wildlife Sanctuary, Animal Park, Live Shows, Events, Playground, Wildlife Area, Outdoor Activities, Collection, House, Animal Adventure Challenge, Fun Course for Children Slides, Telescope and Periscope, Children’s Zip-Line, Bird’s Nest Swing, Monkey Bars, Endangered Species, Conservation & Picnic Areas

Free Admission: Children under 3 years old ● Land Area: 90 acres (36 ha) ● Number of Animals: 450+ ● Number of species: 44 ● The park is most famous for having some of the largest family groups of western lowland gorillas in the world

Price: Family Ticket (2 Adults & 2 Children) £62.95


Winter (25 October - 24 March): Mon - Sun 9:30 am - 5:00 pm (The last admission is 3:30 pm) Summer (25 March - 24 October): Mon - Sun 9:30 am - 6:00 pm (The last admission is 4:00 pm)


St Margaret's Street, Canterbury CT1 2TG

Since 1987

Museum, Guided Tours, Displays, Historical Collections, Exhibitions, Group Visits, Accessibility, Gift Shop, Foreign Languages, the Canterbury Ales, Medieval Story Garden in Summer, Artisan Christmas Gift Fair, Magical Medieval Christmas, Children’s Parties, Educational Programs, Learning Resources, Group Visit, Group Packages & Venue Hire

Deliver memorable experiences for all guests through performance ● Demonstrate high standards of customer service ● It is a collection of 24 stories that run to over 17,000 lines written in Middle English by Geoffrey Chaucer between 1387 ● 1400

Price: Adult £9.95, Child (5-17 Years) £7.95, Senior Citizen £8.95, Student (With Proof of Identity) £8.95, Family (2 Adults & 2 Children or 1 Adult and 3 Children) £28.50


April - August: Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm September - October: Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm November - March: Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm