Plan Your Visit

We are thrilled to welcome you to Canterbury Roman Museum!

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Getting Here

Our Location

Canterbury Roman Museum
Butchery Lane

Phone: 01227 785575


Opening Times

Monday to Sunday: 10.00am to 5.00pm

We recommend advance booking to ensure availability for the time you wish to visit.


Adults (age 16 – 59)

Concessions (Age 60+, full-time students, visitors with disabilities)

Children (Age 5-15)

Children (Under 5 years)

FREE (Unlimited free entry all year)

FREE (With a valid carers card)

Canterbury Residents:
FREE (Free for My Canterbury members. T&Cs apply)

Visitor FAQs

We want to keep you updated about how we are responding to the coronavirus situation. Visit our FAQs page for answers to some of your most frequently asked questions in the light of current guidance.

Teacher-Led Visits

We welcome teacher-led visits. Prices for pupils are as follows;

Canterbury district schools
£4 per child

Non-Canterbury district schools
£5.00 per child

Find out more about learning at Canterbury Roman Museum, including teacher-led workshops, on our learning page.

Become a Member

Upgrade your ticket to join as a member of Canterbury Museums & Galleries and enjoy FREE entry to our museums for a whole year, a free gift, discounts in our gift shops, newsletters and much more.

Find out more on our  Membership page.

Group Rates

Save up to 30% off your ticket price when you visit with a group!
(prices are per person, minimum group size 10)

Adults (age 16 – 59)
£7.70 (Normally £11.00)

Concessions (Age 60+, full-time students, visitors with disabilities)
£6.30 (Normally £9.00)

Make a group booking.


Visit our Accessibility page for information for those with specific access requirements.

Guided tours

We offer pre-booked interpreter-led highlights tours for groups of up to 30 people. The cost is £5 per person (minimum £25 spend applies) in addition to the usual entry price. Tours include a Roman object investigation session in the hands-on area. Tours must be booked at least 24 hours in advance. Book online and select ‘Roman highlight tour – object handling sessions.’

Download your FREE audio tour guide ahead of your visit!
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