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The 2016 Open Gardens Weekend

The 2016 Open Gardens Weekend

The annual popular Open Gardens weekend returns in 2016. The historic and beautiful private gardens of Canterbury Cathedral will be open to all on the weekend of the 28 and 29 May 2016. Saturday 28 May 11:00 – 17:00 Cathedral and garden entry ticket £17 ( Tickets can be purchased at Christ Church Gate) Concessions: £15 Precinct Pass holders: £5 Sunday 29 May…
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Service of Welcome

Service of Welcome

Service of Welcome A fragment of bone believed to come from the arm of Thomas Becket is being brought back to Canterbury Cathedral. The relic is coming from Hungary, where it is held in the Basilica of Esztergom, to be the centrepiece of a week –long pilgrimage which finishes in Canterbury during the weekend of 28 May and 29 May….
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Canterbury Choral Society Concert.

Canterbury Choral Society Concert.

Summer Concert. Verdi Requiem with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. An opportunity to hear Verdi’s great dramatic work when Canterbury Choral Society and its Youth Choir demonstrate their power and expressive range in Verdi’s dramatic masterpiece. Verdi, the opera composer, combines his operatic roots in the great arias with a sense of universal spaciousness in the choruses of telling splendour. Tickets…
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Festival of Ideas

Festival of Ideas

A Festival of Ideas: Questions of Space A two-day event of public talks, walks, sights and sounds resulting from a partnership between the University of Kent and the Cathedral. More information about the different exhibitions, events and details of how to book here    

The Girls’ Choir Summer Concert

The Girls’ Choir Summer Concert

  The Girls’ Choir of Canterbury Cathedral Summer Concert The Girls’ Choir of Canterbury Cathedral presents a selection of music for a summer’s evening. The concert will be performed in the beautiful and intimate surroundings of the Cathedral’s Crypt. The programme will include an eclectic mixture of sacred and secular music. The girls will perform their favourite cathedral anthems, musical…
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