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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales in Canterbury, Kent is a recreation of medieval life celebrating Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, written at the end of the 14th century.

Canterbury Tales, Kent


Costumed guides take visitors through a recreated Medieval setting starting in a London tavern, the Tabard Inn and finishing at the shrine of St Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral. Along the pilgrimage from London to Canterbury, Chaucer's work is introduced including The Miller's Tale, The Wife of Bath's Tale and The Pardoner's Tale.

Canterbury Tales
St Margaret's Street
Canterbury, Kent CT1 2TG
Tel: 01227 479227
Hours: 10am-4.30pm; earlier in summer - check the website for full details.
Admission £8.75 for adults

Other attractions in Canterbury include Canterbury Cathedral, the nearby Canterbury Roman Museum and Canterbury Heritage Museum.

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