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Conquest House Gallery

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olde worlde

This is reputed to be the place where the three knights stayed the night before killing Thomas... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Herne Bay, United Kingdom
Art & History - yeah

Atmosphere is unbelievable! What a great historical house. Constant turn over of exhibitions. Love... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Brigitte B
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

This is reputed to be the place where the three knights stayed the night before killing Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral. It is in the Kings Mile area.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Atmosphere is unbelievable! What a great historical house. Constant turn over of exhibitions. Love it! Worth the trip. Hear there are really good art classes as well.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brigitte B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

A beautiful building to visit in the heart of Canterbury with so much history. Each time I have visited they have a great range of art and craft exhibitions. I have also taken part in the drawing classes which are reasonably priced and educational. Highly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Yashoda R
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Conquest House is a stand-out building in the "King's Mile" area of central Canterbury. Legend says that the knights who killed St Thomas Becket stayed here before carrying out the murder in the nearby cathedral. It's worth looking around the building itself, and at the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JanInJapan
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Just walking inside gives you a welcome and presence of the past, especially the medieval undercroft, which has quite a few musical events throughout the year from Jazz to medieval nights. It also has exhibitions from various artists throughout the year, which so far have...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank maggierennie
Reviewed 5 November 2016

A place full of historic intrigue, but not only that, they also have seasonal art exhibitions of amazing local artists.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Renata F
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