Nearly 2.5 million visitors come to Canterbury each year, making it England’s second most visited city.
Home to the oldest cathedral in Britain, Canterbury is steeped in history; from Thomas Becket to Geoffrey Chaucer to Rowan Williams, there is great heritage here in the district of Kent. A place immersed in tradition but Canterbury is also a modern and vibrant city; serving food from across the globe, arrays of shop windows beckoning for those craving that fulfilling retail experience.
Cruise on one of the many canals winding it's way through the region
Take in a show at the renowned Marlowe Theatre.
Beaney House of Art and Knowledge
Art Gallery, Museum, Library and Cafe situated in the heart of the historic city of Canterbury.