St Thomas Becket in the Cathedral’s Collections Tour, Talk and Afternoon Tea: Monday 3 August & Friday 14 August

In the year of the 850th Anniversary of the martyrdom of St Thomas Becket and the 800th Anniversary of Becket’s shrine we take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Cathedral Archives and Library. …
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A day exploring gardening and landscape history’- Monday 10 August 2020

“If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero A day exploring gardening and landscape history. Enjoy a fascinating talk by Philip …
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‘Scribes and Calligraphy: a day at Canterbury Cathedral’ Friday 30 October 2020

Enjoy a fascinating talk by Dr Alison Ray, Assistant Archivist, on the finely decorated (‘illuminated’) manuscripts in the Cathedral’s collections and on manuscript production by the monks here in the …
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‘The History of the Book, told from the Cathedral’s Collections’ Tuesday 3rd November

A perfect afternoon for all book-lovers! Enjoy a special visit to Canterbury Cathedral’s Archives and Library to see some highlights of the book collections, from medieval to modern. This will be …
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Festive Lunches and Christmas Parties in Canterbury

Looking for an exceptional Christmas Lunch or Christmas Party Night in Canterbury? Then look no further. Within the inspirational grounds of Canterbury Cathedral, the Cathedral Lodge offers superb first class …
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New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner Dance 2020

We cannot think of a more spectacular back drop to seeing in the New Year in Canterbury. Enjoy a glass of Prosecco and canapés on arrival, a 5-course gala dinner, DJ …
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