St Augustine’s Abbey

“St Augustine’s Abbey is open for local visitors and Members within government guidelines. You will need to book in advance and we ask that everyone please bear in mind the government’s latest advice on essential journeys before you visit. All interior spaces will be closed but the gardens remain open. Please see St Augustine’s Abbey website for more information.

 Where Christianity was reborn in Southern England.

Originally constructed at the same time and to a similar size as nearby Canterbury Cathedral, founded shortly after AD597 by St Augustine. See the new virtual reality tour, made in partnership with students

Opening Times

The abbey is open daily April to October, and weekends in the winter. For up to date prices and opening times, please visit the English Heritage website.


For detailed access information, please refer to the English Heritage website.

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