St Augustine's Abbey

Group Visits to St Augustine's Abbey

We are open to group bookings at St Augustine's Abbey. Pre-booking is now essential for travel trade and groups.

Booking Information

We provide great value with a 15% discount for groups of 11 or more visitors paying together. We also offer free entry for coach drivers and tour leaders.

Average length of visit - 1 1/2 hrs

To book your visit email us at: with the following information:

  • Name of property
  • Date of visit
  • Time of visit
  • Group name
  • Number of visitors
  • Number of leaders/drivers
  • Method of transport

Please include the name of the property and date of visit in the subject line.


As there is no parking on site, please drop off outside the abbey and park at the coach park at Kingsmead, Canterbury.


Guided tour of the Abbey

Guided tours lasting approximately 30-45 minutes may be available for advance booking only.

Please ring 01227 767345 to discuss your requirements and availability. At least one month's notice is preferable. 

Canterbury Cathedral Joint Ticket
A joint group ticket is available from Canterbury Cathedral. This ticket gives access to BOTH St. Augustine’s Abbey and Canterbury Cathedral, located only a short walk from each other past St Martin’s, the oldest church in England and also part of the World Heritage Site. For further details, please ring Canterbury Cathedral on 01227 762862 or email:


  • Site telephone (general enquiries): 01227 767 345
  • Bookings team:
  • Local tourist information: Canterbury 01227 378 100
  • Address: Longport, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1PF


For support with building your itineraries or group travel enquiries, visit our dedicated Group Visits webpages.

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