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Canterbury Roman Museum

11A Butchery Lane, Canterbury CT1 2JR, England
+44 1227 785575
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Roman museum, Canterbury.

Looks tiny from the outside but underground it's amazing. Children can be archaologists... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2015
Brussels, Belgium
Excellent way to spend an hour

Informative, educational, detailed, interesting, and easily absorbed museum. Interactive area for... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2015
Caterham, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
11A Butchery Lane, Canterbury CT1 2JR, England
+44 1227 785575
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Looks tiny from the outside but underground it's amazing. Children can be archaologists, historians, can imagine themselves back in another time. Wondeful!

Thank CarolAnn7360
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Informative, educational, detailed, interesting, and easily absorbed museum. Interactive area for children

Thank Lederz
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Good place for history lovers, Lots of knowledge and interesting presentation. Bundle for Canterbury museum available for very good price. If you are there, this is one of the places to go.

Thank MichalKrysl
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Of the three museums we visited in Canterbury, this was the one which left us disappointed. The lady on the ticket desk was grouchy (customer care training needed?). Perhaps this is a place for families with small children? We visited with teenagers who, funnily enough,...More

1  Thank Helen J
Reviewed 14 July 2015

If you were in Cantenbury, the obvious choice would be to visit the Roman Museum. It's rather a small museum, in which you can see everything within 40 minutes. The most interesting thing was the remains of the Roman road situated under the city. I...More

Thank holidaymakermaking
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The museum is down a small side street off of the pedestrian main road. Disabled parking could be found in the street above but quite busy as only a few spaces. The museum was well sign posted, the ladies on the desk were pleasant and...More

1  Thank Maria S
Reviewed 10 July 2015

I'd highly recommend this small museum to people of all ages. The do a nice job of demonstrating how life for people in the area has changed over the years. There are a few interactive displays, and kids (and the young at heart) can try...More

Thank jjudetravels
Reviewed 7 July 2015

This was a very pretty place. You could walk on the wall and see all the greenery. You could walk on the trail next to the river which was surprisingly clean. The flowers in the area are gorgeous. I also went for runs alone in...More

Thank superfox12082
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Small compact underground Museum with lots of Roman artefacts and coins on display ,also the remains of a Roman Road unearthed in the very spot the museum is sited .If you are interested in Roman Britain and are in Canterbury ,then well worth a visit

1  Thank Ralph G
Reviewed 15 June 2015

A very interestingjaunt into the past. Loved the informative displays.Nothing to dislike.a short escape from the busy hubbub of the modern city.

Thank Eileen181
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Is there any parking and if not where is the nearest car park.
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