Celebrating our Westgate Parks HLF project

Canterbury City Council's 2013 - 2018 Westgate Parks 'Parks for People' Heritage Lottery Funded project finishes in November. The achievements of this 5 year project are summarised in the infographic … [Read more...]

The Canterbury sculpture trail

Explore the city and experience public art, parks and gardens and the riverside. Enjoy a free outdoor trail in the city of Canterbury, combining art and historic open spaces in one themed … [Read more...]

The Canterbury Bull

DISCOVER THE CANTERBURY BULL IN TANNERY FIELD As its name suggests Tannery Field was once part of St. Mildred’s Tannery. The Tannery was owned by the Williamson family. They gave Tannery Field to … [Read more...]

Westgate Parks Infographic

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Happy Christmas

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Christmas Trail 17.12.16

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Scary Scavenger Hunt

Friday 28th October 10am - 3pm Take part in our scary scavenger hunt! How many spooky things can you spot hidden around Toddler's Cove and the Westgate Gardens? Pick up your spotter sheet from the … [Read more...]

Book now! Herbal Infused Poetry workshop – Saturday 24th September

Indulge your senses on the page with a poetry workshop led by Sarah Salway and held in the Physic garden in the Westgate Gardens. We will take herbs as inspiration- their myths, history, uses and of … [Read more...]

Bat and Moth Night- Friday 26th August

Discover the wildlife of the parks after dark! Join Kent Bat Group for an evening walk looking for bats and have fun discovering which moth species can be found using a light trap. Friday 26th … [Read more...]

River Dipping- 24th & 25th August

Discover the wildlife of the Great River Stour! Which animals make this watery world their home? Use a net to collect some creatures and identify them by playing bug bingo! Wednesday 24th and … [Read more...]

Canterbury City Council HLF