Canterbury (United Kingdom)

Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a district of Kent in South East England. It lies on the River Stour. Parts of the city have been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Many historical structures remain, including a city wall founded in Roman times and rebuilt in the 14th century, the ruins of St Augustine's Abbey and a Norman castle, and perhaps the oldest school in England, The King's School. Modern additions include the University of Kent, Canterbury Christ Church University, the University College for the Creative Arts, the Marlowe Theatre, and the St Lawrence Ground, home to Kent County Cricket Club. The city lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district.

The twenty closest neighbours in the database:

Leeds Castle (32 km), Bodiam Castle (49 km), Beachy Head (84 km), Tower of London (85 km), London (United Kingdom) (87 km), Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms (88 km), Brighton (United Kingdom) (99 km), Hampton Court Palace (100 km), Audley End House (102 km), Hatfield House (105 km), St Albans (United Kingdom) (112 km), Cambridge (United Kingdom) (123 km), Arundel Castle (124 km), Ostend (Belgium) (126 km), Hughenden Manor (134 km), Fishbourne Roman Palace (141 km), Bruges (Belgium) (149 km), Waddesdon Manor (154 km), Portsmouth (United Kingdom) (160 km), Winchester (United Kingdom) (169 km)

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