"Canterbury Cathedral is more than just a beautiful old building. It is a place of worship, a place to meet, a sanctuary, a haven, a celebration, a place of joy and occasionally sadness, but most of all it is alive with the people who make the Cathedral what it is today."
Cathedral House The Precincts Canterbury South East CT1 2EH United Kingdom
- There is a lift by the Dean's Steps on the north east side of the Cathedral to enable wheelchair users to gain access to the Quire. There's also one permanent ramp for wheelchair users, and that is into the Crypt from the north door.
- All enquiries about disabled parking should be made, in advance if possible, to Cathedral House (telephone 01227 762862).
- The accessible toilet is at the south east end of the Cathedral, 135 metres from the Welcome Centre.
- Assistance dogs welcome.
- Special arrangements can be made in advance through the Visits Office (tel. 01227 762862, firstname.lastname@example.org) for specialised tours for all visitors with disabilities, this includes tours for people with a visual impairment. A Touch and Hearing Centre is available for people with a visual impairment. Please ask for assistance at the Welcome Centre.
- Special arrangements can be made in advance through the Visits Office (tel. 01227 762862, email@example.com) for specialised tours for all visitors with disabilities, including BSL tours. You can also view our website for details of regular BSL tours / BSL interpretation of Evensong. An Induction Loop for people who are hard of hearing has been installed in the Nave, Quire and Crypt, for use during Services. Hearing aid users should adjust their aid to T. The Welcome Centre will be able to provide large print material, or offer any other assistance you may require. Service sheets in large print are available from the virgers.