Canterbury Tales

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Planning your visit

Your visit
The Canterbury Tales offers groups a 40 minute audio guided tour, combined with live interaction from our costumed characters. The attraction is completely undercover. Disabled facilities are available.

If you are only visiting the attraction, we recommend you allow 1 hour for your visit. Duration of special packages and joint tickets will vary - see the page for more details.

Group size
The Canterbury Tales can accommodate large groups. We accept up to 12 people every 10 minutes, this can be reduced to every 5 minutes if you would like to listen to the audio guide only.

£5.50 per UK School child aged 5-15, £5.75 for non UK children or £6.25 per student aged 16 + (Based on 15 or more paying guests).  1 Adult is admitted free for every 10 visiting children/students - other adults are charged at £7.25.

Designated coach parking and a coach drop off point are available in the city centre. We can arrange for one of our costumed characters to meet your coach at a pre-arranged destination, please ask at the time of booking (subject to availability).

Indoor and outdoor space is available and can be pre-booked.

Group Benefits

  • Free teacher familiarisation visit
  • Discounted rates for pre-booked groups of 15 of more people
  • Priority Admission
  • 1 free teachers ticket for every 10 children/students visiting
  • Free admission for your coach driver
  • Free Audio commentaries (foreign language commentaries available)
  • Free Education Pack, Risk Assessment for the attraction and Meet & Greet Risk Assessment

Booking your Educational Visit

To book your educational visit to The Canterbury Tales contact our bookings team

Telephone: 0845 070 6255
Fax: 01904 527701
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Please have visit date and time when you call, along with approximate number. Our bookings team are available Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm.

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The Canterbury Tales
St. Margaret's Street,
Tel: 01227 479 227
Fax: 01227 765 584
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