Westgate Hall is a venue for everyone, where village meets city in a distinctive, adaptable community space full of heritage and heart, located in Canterbury’s vibrant centre. From celebrations and concerts, fairs and festivals, to conferences, meetings, group classes and weddings, the space can be shaped for your plans, budget and enjoyment.
Steeped in history, Westgate Hall has been a dynamic community space within Canterbury’s city walls for over a century, and lies in the heart of the city, just off the High Street,
opening onto the Pound Lane car park, for close access. At just 0.4 miles from Canterbury West train station and connecting routes for vehicles, the Hall is within easy reach from across Kent and London.
Walk through the Hall’s doors and feel how community warmth and connectivity thrive inside this large, generous events venue. Our dedicated trained events team are committed to working with you to bring your event to life.
A trusted venue for over 100 years, safety, accessibility and assurance take top priority at Westgate Hall - full Covid-19 social distancing and hygiene measures are in place to ensure that your experience is as clean, safe and secure as possible.
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