image for Historical Event item typeAugustine House, Canterbury Christ Church Uni at Augustine House

Open Day, Fri 8 - Sun 10 Sep 2017

Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days


Heritage Open Days


Rhodaus Town,

Events at this Venue


A fine modern building open in 2009 designed by ADP architects. It houses library and student support facilities, conference and exhibition areas. It has a grand atrium revealing glimpses of the Cathedral and City Walls.

The building is supported on 258 structural piles which geothermally provide 20% of its energy, and its carbon emissions have been reduced by 23%. It has a BREEAM rating of Very Good.

Assemble at the main entrance for access at 14:00.

Organised by:
Canterbury Society and Christchurch University.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 8 - Sun 10 Sep 2017 14:00 to 15:00


No booking required.

Additional Information:
Max 20 people per tour/session. Students will be working in the library and corridors, and as the tours are unguided, visitors' discretion whilst enjoying the property would be greatly appreciated.


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Map reference: TR 149573  Lat: 51.27497 Long: 1.07991

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury East station