14 October 2017 - 4 November 2017


Canterbury Cathedral Lodge


Canterbury Cathedral Lodge The Precincts Canterbury CT1 2EH

Venue website

Parking: Please refer to the Cathedral website for recommended car parks. The city also hosts a Park and Ride.


And Stagecoach buses service the city. Click below for bus routes:



The Cathedral Presinct has a small number of reserved spaces for disabled drivers. To be allocated one of these spaces please contact the Festival Office rachel@canterburyfestival.co.uk Please note, parking is not permitted beyond the finish time of the event. 

Please click below to download our Access Guide for the Festival venues:

Access Guide 

The guide provides information of access to many Festival venues to help ensure your visit to Festival events is enjoyable and hassle-free. Please do bear in mind though, that we programme events in a number of historic buidlings across the city where full access is not always possible.




Enter Cathedral Gate and follow path to the right:

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Walk along the path, past Cathedral House. 

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This building will be on your right hand side:

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For the Cathedral Lodge Talks take the door on the right. If you are attending

Richard Cooke's talk in the AV room take the door on the left:

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