Canterbury Cathedral

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Canterbury’s major attraction is this cathedral that was founded in 597. It contains the tomb of the Black Prince and was the site of Thomas Becket’s martyrdom. The cathedral was the subject of TS Eliot’s Murder in the Cathedral and played a central role in Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales.


Our address

Address:
11 The Precincts, Canterbury, CT1 2EH
Telephone (01227) 762862
Website www.canterbury-cathedral.org
Admission £10.50
    Open summer Mon–Sat 9am–5.30pm, Sun 12.30pm–2.30pm; winter Mon–Sat 9am–5pm, Sun 12.30pm–2.30pm

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