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Travelling by train to The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge is super-simple. The nearest railway station to The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge is Canterbury East, which is served by Southeastern services throughout the day. It's 8 minutes to The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge on foot. You'll find the museum north of the station in the city centre.

The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating art collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge website for opening information.


Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not always be available to assist - booking is recommended
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 20:20
Saturday 06:10 - 20:20
Sunday 07:30 - 19:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorMeteor Parking Ltd
Car parking spaces144
Carpark charges
Six Monthly£347.00
Three Monthly£173.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces20
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platform 2
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Access to Platform 2 via ticket office side
Access to Platform 1 via Gordon Road

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are available

Departures and arrivals from Canterbury East

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London VictoriaSoutheastern22:391On time
to Dover PriorySoutheastern22:442Late
to FavershamSoutheastern23:391On time
to Dover PriorySoutheastern23:482On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern07:321Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Dover PriorySoutheastern22:331On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern22:432Late
from Dover PriorySoutheastern23:381On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern23:472On time
from Dover PriorySoutheastern07:311Scheduled
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