Offering the perfect combination of heritage and culture, the new packages include a tour of the award-winning historic attraction
followed by a two-course meal and a show at the landmark Marlowe Theatre, which completed a £25million refurbishment in 2011.
Prices start from £39.95 per person and tickets are available for a range of shows to suit all tastes including the critically-acclaimed national tour of Oklahoma!, 60s-themed jukebox musical Dreamboats and Miniskirts and the modern classic Blood Brothers. This package can also be booked for the Marlowe’s eagerly-anticipated Christmas pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, which is set to star Rita Simons (Roxy Mitchell in EastEnders).
The meal will be taken in the theatre’s restaurant The Green Room, with a choice of dishes from a set menu showcasing the best of local ingredients.
For more information or to book, call 01904 261 261, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://canterburytales.org.uk/groups/group-packages. This package also includes a meet and greet from a medieval pilgrim and free coach parking.
The Canterbury Tales brings to life five of Chaucer’s best-loved stories in a stunningly-accurate reconstruction of 14th century England. Visitors can step back in time and experience the sights, smells and sounds of medieval England.
The tour lasts 45 minutes and includes an audio guide, available in a variety of languages. New from March 2015, the attraction is extending its live guiding, with colourful costumed characters joining you at the beginning and end of your journey.
The Canterbury Tales group tour prices: Adult £7.25; Student / concession £6.25; Child £5.75; UK School £5.50.
Opening times: March – June: 10am – 5pm; July – August: 9.30am – 5pm;
Sept – Oct: 10am – 5pm; Nov – Feb: 10am – 4.30pm.
The Canterbury Tales offers priority admission, discounted group prices, free admission for coach drivers, free downloadable risk assessments, free familiarisation visits for the group organiser and one adult admitted free for every 10 children or students for groups of 15 or more.
The Canterbury Tales is a Continuum Heritage Attraction. Discover the hidden stories within famous historic cities at Continuum Heritage Attractions.
Now celebrating its 31st year, Continuum Attractions boasts a nationwide portfolio of popular and commercially successful cultural visitor attractions. Continuum’s seven attractions collectively welcome over one million visitors a year.