Landmark Turner Contemporary art gallery on Margate seafront featuring changing contemporary art exhibitions & events. The gallery is the South East's largest arts space.
The Turner Contemporary on Margate seafront overlooking Main Sands beach sits in a location which inspired Turner and where the artist stayed when he visited the resort - Thanet's spectacular sunsets are legendary and Turner painted them. The gallery is one of the South East's premier art spaces and it's the region's largest arts space. The building is a landmark, created by the multi award-winning architects - David Chipperfield Architects. Changing exhibitions feature the best work from the international contemporary arts scene.
Thanet's premier shopping experience - Westwood Cross sits in the centre of the region and has over 50 stores including major departments stores and high street favourites.
The place to be for shopping and leisure in Thanet - Westwood Cross in the heart of region has over 50 stores including high street favourites like M&S, Debenhams, Next and Primark. A wide choice of cafes and restaurants are also here, and Westwood Cross hosts year round themed and seasonal events. Don't miss a visit if you're holidaying or staying in the area. The centre is easily reached via a short bus or taxi ride from Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate stations.
Stunning Quex Park Country Estate & the Powell-Cotton Museum at Birchington on Thanet with 250 acres of grounds and gardens, play areas, restaurant and events.
Quex Park is a unique 250 acre country estate at Birchington near Margate. The perfect wedding venue, the estate features a number of outstanding attractions and facilities onsite including the Powell-Cotton Museum with one of Europe's most impressive Natural History dioramas. A superb day out for famlies, other attractions include Jungle Jim's indoor and outdoor play area and there are acres of beautiful gardens to explore. Quex also has exciting paintballing, a craft village and garden centre, a farmers' market and a restaurant. Mama Feelgoods Boutique Cafe is open for breakfast and morning coffee, serving a selection of delicious handmade cakes. Fascinating, changing exhibitions feature at the Powell-Cotton Museum and the estate hosts year round events including great festive children's parties and craft fairs.
Superb 17th century Kentish restaurant in Birchington, Grade II Listed with creative, locally sourced cuisine. Perfect for weddings and functions. Sunday Lunch and Carbaret Nights
A delightful Kentish family run inn and restaurant, The Smugglers Lounge Bar & Restaurant in Birchington is Grade II Listed and brimming with 17th century period charm. Our delicious, creative menu features locally sourced ingredients. We're perfect for small and medium sized weddings, and all kinds of functions, parties and business meetings. Join us for our celebrated Cabaret Nights and why not treat yourself to our delicious Sunday Lunch with a choice of four different roasts.
Stunning 19th century manor set in beautiful grounds and overlooking the sea. Ideal for weddings, conferences, functions, Sunday lunch & murder mystery nights.
Situated in Pegwell, in the quiet seaside town of Ramsgate, Court Stairs Manor is a magnificent 19th century manor house, ideal for hosting special events, weddings, conferences or for a quiet Sunday lunch. Boasting a full wedding license, and nestled within beautiful grounds, the manor is Thanet's premier wedding venue, available for both wedding ceremonies and wedding receptions.
Horizon Sea Safaris in Ramsgate is a family run boat trip company at the Royal Harbour. We offer a range of tours including powerboats trips, bay & beach and seal watching.
Horizon Sea Safaris is a family run powerboat trip company based in the Royal Ramsgate Harbour in Kent, and we offer an exciting range of trips in our purpose built 9m rigid inflatable boat, 'Micki Dee Bee'. We pride ourselves on providing fun and educational days out whilst ensuring safety is our number one priority, which is why the Horizon Sea Safari crew members are all fully qualified with years of maritime experience. Our pre-designed cruises include Powerboat Experience's, Fishing Trips, Seal Encounters, Bays & Beaches, or design your own experience from a 15 minute powerboat ride to a full days adventure.
Wild Animal Park in Canterbury with 90 acres of ancient parkland. Ideal day out for the entire family. Personal guided tours, groups welcome, refreshments.
One of the leading animal attractions in Kent, a visit to Howletts Wild Animal Park is not to be missed. Based in over 100 acres of ancient parkland, you'll find surprises around every corner, with some of the world's most rare and endangered animals, including the biggest captive group of Western Lowland gorillas in the world, as well as a fantastic range of other exciting species to discover. We are specialists in close encounters, bringing our animals as close as possible to our visitors, from glass fronted tiger enclosures to free roaming lemur habitats. Visit our main website to find out more.
Family run Chinese restaurant in Canterbury offering fantastic home-cooked dishes using fresh produce, served in a charming Georgian townhouse. Private dining.
Ideally positioned close to the centre of Canterbury, the Royal Inn is a family run Chinese Restaurant that prides itself on serving fantastic home cooked food using fresh local produce. Located in a former Georgian town house, the restaurant has a wonderful homely atmosphere that is enhanced by the relaxed and friendly service.
Fine Thai restaurant in Canterbury serving authentic Thai cuisine at reasonable prices. Groups welcome. Good seafood options. Discount on collected takeaways.
In the heart of Canterbury on Church Street, Bangkok House Restaurant serves authentic Thai cuisine in a warm and welcoming atmosphere, true to the origins of of Thailand and its people. Thai cuisine ranges from mild and subtly flavoured dishes to hot and fiery ones, suiting a range of different tastes. Our food is flavoured with many different herbs and spices including garlic, lemon grass, galanga, ginger and basil leaves to name but a few, ensuring our guests receive a high standard of delicious Thai cuisine.
A well established Indian restaurant in Canterbury, located inside a Grade II listed building & offering great value food & friendly service. Sunday buffet.
Wonderfully situated inside one of Canterbury's grade 2 listed buildings, Kashmir Tandoori Restaurant is a family run business serving traditional Indian cuisine popular among students and local residents. Our award winning restaurant and chef have been established since 1966, and we are one of Canterbury's oldest Indian Restaurants.
Canterbury Cathedral dating to 597 AD. Boasts 11th century crypt, 12th century Quire & 14th century Naive. Reasonable entry fees with gift aid, disabled access.
Pilgrims and visitors have made their way to Canterbury Cathedral since the Middle Ages. It remains one of the most visited places in the country, and, just as important, a living community. Visitors have always been made welcome, in the ancient tradition of Benedictine hospitality. The Cathedral is both a holy place and part of a World Heritage Site and offers a warm welcome to all visitors as well as special events and attractions throughout the year.
Excellent Canterbury restaurant serving British cuisine in charming surroundings. All meat & produce from local farmers. On site farmers market.
The Goods Shed Restaurant serves the highest quality British cuisine with a focus on using the best, locally sourced ingredients. This Canterbury foodie heaven offers a compact, seasonal menu which changes twice a day, using the best produce sourced from the on site farmers market. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and serves creative fish, meat and vegetarian dishes, all cooked to perfection using quality ingredients. The Goods Shed is also ideal for dining as a group, with a banquet menu available for groups of 12 or more.
Canterbury Roman Museum is underground at the level of the Roman town. Exciting mix of excavated objects and reconstructions. Groups welcome, regular events.
At the Canterbury Roman Museum, this fascinating history of the city is brought to life through superb objects, incredible reconstructions and enthusiastic staff, making the museum a great choice for children eager to discover more about the Romans. The interactive exhibits bring the Roman period to life, and you can also experience real Roman objects in our hands-on 'touch the past' area. Visit our main website to find out more about the museum.
Canterbury Italian restaurant in the chain owned by celebrity chef Antonio Carluccio. Over 2 floors it offers a caffe & foodshop down stairs & restaurant up.
Ideally positioned on St Georges Street in Canterbury City Centre, Carluccio’s Caffè is spread across two floors in the popular department store, Fenwick. At the time of opening, our aim was to provide great quality, authentic Italian food at sensible prices, and we also wanted to allow informal but excellent service to our customers. This standard of service and excellent quality of food remains today. Our food is freshly prepared on the premises everyday using the best, fresh and natural ingredients, where possible from Italy.
Charming Italian restaurant in Canterbury. Has a large friendly team of staff & authentic Italian dishes including hand-made pizzas & many fish dishes.
Located just off Canterbury High Street and only a 10 minute walk from Canterbury West and East Train Stations, the Olive Grove is a delightful Italian restaurant serving authentic cuisine in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. We use only the best ingredients, including Mozzarella direct from Galbani Milano, deserts imported from the experienced bakers of Sicily and wine from the vineyards of Sardinia.
A great Italian restaurant in Canterbury, owned & run by an Italian family it provides the authentic cuisine & wines of Italy in a charming restaurant.
Little Italy Restaurant is one of Canterbury's best kept secrets, situated in the heart of the city and offering authentic Italian cuisine. Run by genuine Italians, we pride ourselves on our friendly customer service, delicious food and relaxed atmosphere, offering the best dining experience in Canterbury. Whether it be a casual lunch with friends, a romantic evening meal or a business dinner, we look forward to welcoming you to Little Italy.
The Canterbury Tales is one of Kent’s most popular attractions, and provides an accurate portrayal of Medieval life. Family friendly.
Step back in time and experience the sounds, sights and smells of days gone by with a visit to The Canterbury Tales, one of Kent's premier attractions. With it's stunning reconstruction of 14th century England, The Canterbury Tales is a fun, exciting and unique experience for adults and children alike. Set inside the historic St Margaret's Church, with us you can journey back over 500 years to discover Geoffrey Chaucer (England's finest poet) and his colourful characters on their fascinating pilgrimage from London to the shrine of St. Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral. With their stories of romance, love, jealousy and trickery enchantingly recreated along the way, The Canterbury Tales is a great attraction for all the family.
Family friendly Mexican restaurant in Canterbury with over 70 tapas and main courses. Various promotions throughout the week. Child friendly, groups welcome.
Welcome to Canterbury’s ultimate Mexican party venue, where our excellent food menu boasts over 70 tapas dishes and main courses from sizzling Fajitas and chilli chicken nachos to our mouthwatering ribs smothered in our soon to be famous Jack Daniels Glaze Barbecue Sauce. Step inside our unique dining experience and get ready to shake your maracas with that holiday feeling and Fiesta the night away!!
Contemporary restaurant serving splendid English cuisine cooked and prepared by skilled, experienced chefs. Groups welcome, regular live music.
Situated in the medieval heart of the city of Canterbury, at the Old Brewery Tavern we pride ourselves in offering a selection of the best local and regional cask conditioned ales, fresh from the brewery and served in perfect condition. The Old Brewery is most certainly not a 'gastro-pub', but we are unashamedly 'gastro-cool', serving just the sort of foods the today's diners are seeking, solid traditional dishes prepared from fresh and using locally sourced quality ingredients.
Family friendly museum in Canterbury with hands on activities & Rupert the Bear Museum. Ideal for groups, discounts available. Displays on the town's history
If you're looking for a fun family day out in Canterbury, visit the Museum of Canterbury and Rupert Bear Museum. This amazing museum is home to a range of displays to inspire and fascinate visitors of all ages and is set in the medieval Poor Priests' Hospital, providing a fantastic atmospheric location to learn all about the history of Canterbury. Children will love the Rupert Bear Museum which is full of adventure and surprise, and the big kids can enjoy reminiscing their childhood with the Bagpuss and Clangers displays.