Brass Rubbing in Canterbury

Old Jan 12th, 2018, 12:55 PM
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Brass Rubbing in Canterbury

We are headed to Kent and later, London, this summer. We have a few extra hours in Canterbury and our 9 and 10 year old kids want to try their hand at brass rubbing. Do you know if there is a brass rubbing opportunity in Canterbury or in another Kent location? Thank you!
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Old Jan 12th, 2018, 01:39 PM
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Don't know about Kent, but once you get to London you can try brass rubbing in the crypt of St Martin's in the Fields.
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Old Jan 12th, 2018, 01:47 PM
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I'm not sure about Canterbury (most brass rubbing centres have closed over the years) but yes, you can definitely do it in London.

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If you got a few hours to spare in Canterbury your family may enjoy taking on the Great Stour River by Westgate in town center. I took them years ago and were great and could hardly changed much:

Canterbury Punt Trips - Relaxing Chauffeured River Punt Trips - Westgate Punts

BTW Canterbury's tourist office claims the great cathedral is the most visited site in England! They must mean outside of London but their website does not say that.
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Old Jan 13th, 2018, 12:29 PM
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Thank you for the suggestions! Looks like we won't be doing any rubbings until London . . .
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