Plan your group visit

Plan your Group Visit

We look forward to welcoming you to the Canterbury Tales Visitor attraction!

Please find information below on opening times, prices, getting here and more.

For additional information, please call 01904 261262 or email

You can download our full group brochure here.

Opening Times

The following prices are valid for pre-booked groups of 15 or more people until 31/01/2020


April-August: 10.00am – 5.00pm daily

September-October: 10.00am – 4.00pm daily

November-March: 10.00am – 4.00pm Weds-Sun

The Canterbury Tales is open daily during school holidays, excluding Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Boxing Day.

If we are closed on your chosen date, please do get in touch as we are often able to open specially for groups.

Group Admission Prices

The following prices are valid for pre-booked groups of 15 or more people until 31/01/2020

Adult £7.95
Child £6.55
Student £7.95
Senior £7.95

The following prices are valid for pre-booked groups of 15 or more people until 31/01/2021

Adult £8.35
Child £6.90
Student £8.35
Senior £8.35

How to book

For discounted admission prices pre-booking is required.  Please use our online group booking form, or contact us on:

Tel:  +44 (0) 1904 261262
Fax: +44 (0) 1904 527701

Our group bookings office is open Monday – Friday, 9.00am – 5.30pm.

Any access needs in a group are required in advance. Due to the nature of the attraction we can only accommodate one wheelchair user at a time and need to organise groups accordingly. If access needs for large groups are not taken in advance we may not be able to accommodate for your needs. For more information on our accessibility please see here.

Please also refer to our current terms & conditions.

Payment Options

The Canterbury Tales accepts cash and cheques (in sterling), Switch, Mastercard and Visa. For regular customers, payment can be made direct via BACS if arrangements are made in  advance. Cheques should be made payable to Heritage Projects (Canterbury) Limited.  Credit and voucher facilities are only accepted when a written agreements is established in advance of your visit. Full pre-payment must be made at least 7 days in advance of your visit.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations and amendments must be made at least 48 hours in advance of your arrival time.

The Canterbury Tales reserve the right to charge for any amendments or cancellation made within the 48 hours period prior to arrival.

Coach Parking

Canterbury coach park is about 10 minutes walk from the city centre.  Our costumed characters are happy to meet groups there, or at a pre-arranged place in the city centre – please ask at the time of booking as this service is subject to availability. There are also drop-off spaces available in the city centre.


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