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Food and Drink Event, from 22 Mar 2018

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

Contact

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

01227 865350

Address

The Precincts,
Canterbury,
CT1 2EH

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Details

On Thursday 22nd March 2018 or Monday 23rd July 2018 we invite you to join us for our special Stone Masonry Tour and Afternoon Tea.

Heather Newton, Head of Conservation and her team, will give a fascinating overview of current projects and a rare opportunity to experience a behind-the-scenes tour of the Stone Mason’s workshop.

Full afternoon Tea consists of a selection of teas and coffee, afternoon tea sandwiches to include egg and cress (v), smoked salmon, Cheddar cheese and pickle (v), ham and grain mustard; scones with clotted cream and strawberry preserve (v) followed by Rich fruit cake and Lemon cake.

£23.95 per person (includes a donation to the Friends of Canterbury Cathedral).

Appropriate footwear and warm clothes are advised and this tour is only for the fit and able, with a good head for heights.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 22 Mar 2018
Mon 23 Jul 2018

Prices

£23.95 per person (includes a donation to the Friends of Canterbury Cathedral).

Directions

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Map reference: TR 150578  Lat: 51.27900 Long: 1.08265

By Train:
Canterbury West and Canterbury East train stations are both 0.5 miles away (10 min walk). Journey time from London by train is approximately just under one hour.

By Road:
If you are using Satellite Navigation, you should enter the address ‘Burgate, Canterbury’ rather than using our postcode.
- From London: From M2 and M20 motorways, follow signs to A2 or Canterbury. Arriving in Canterbury, turn right onto the ring road at Rheims Way roundabout. Keep the city walls on
your left. After the 3rd (St George’s) roundabout, turn left into Burgate
- From Dover/Folkestone: Follow signs to Canterbury. You will arrive at the St George’s roundabout. Turn right onto the ring road and then left into Burgate.
- From Ashford: Follow signs to Canterbury (A28). At Wincheap roundabout, turn right. Follow ring road. Turn left into Burgate. There is a Park and Ride site as you enter the city from this direction.

Cathedral entrance gates:
• 7am – 6pm turn RIGHT into Postern Gate, just after Pub.
• 6pm – 7am continue straight down Burgate, turning right into Christ Church Gate just after
Cathedral Café.
• After 9pm – ring bell on left hand side of Christ Church Gate to gain entrance.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury East/West station