General Enquiries and Visitor Information

 01227 862162

How to find us

18 High Street
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 2RA

Email: beaney@canterbury.gov.uk

For information on accessibility at The Beaney click here.

Please note some of the stones from the mosaic on the front of our building have started to fall away.
We have put up scaffolding to investigate and fix the problem as well as keep the public safe. However we remain open as usual while the work takes place.

2018 Opening Hours

Museum & Galleries

Monday Closed
Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sunday 12pm to 5pm

Café

Monday – Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday 10am to 4pm
Sunday 12noon to 4pm

Visitor Information

Bank Holidays 9am to 5pm
Monday to Wednesday 9am to 6pm
Thursday 9am to 8pm
Friday 9am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 5pm

Library

Bank Holidays Closed
Monday to Wednesday 9am to 6pm
Thursday 9am to 8pm
Friday 9am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday Closed

Christmas Opening Hours

Museums & Galleries, Café, Library and Visitor Information

Monday 24th December Closed
Tuesday 25th December Closed
Wednesday 26th December Closed
Sunday 30th December Library only closed
Monday 31st December 10am –  4pm (Café 10am – 3.30pm) 
Tuesday 1st January Closed

Admission

Entrance to The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge is free. However, a charge may apply for certain special exhibitions and events. Please see our events listings for full details.

Educational Visits

The Beaney offers an exciting programme of learning workshops, activities and tours. Find out more here

Facilities

Wheelchair access

Toilets

Baby Changing facilities

Cafe

Free water bottle refill service