Canterbury Books – Burgate Books

10b Burgate, Canterbury CT1 2HG
01227 784 283

Canterbury Books is a booklovers’ heaven.

Located on Burgate and also known as Burgate Books, its shelves are packed with all genres – fiction, non-fiction, children and young adult, classics, vintage and much more. We’ve got something for everyone, and all at amazing prices. With more than 5,000 books in stock at any time there’s bound to be something to suit your taste.

We also stock a wide range of vinyl, too.

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Opening times

  • Monday: 10:00-16:00
  • Tuesday: 10:00-17:00
  • Wednesday: 10:00-17:00
  • Thursday: 10:00-17:00
  • Friday: 10:00-17:00
  • Saturday: 10:00-17:00
  • Sunday: 11:00-16:00

Canterbury Books

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About Canterbury Books

Our Canterbury Books shop sells books, DVDs, records and CDs.


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Pay and display parking at Queningate car park • Pay and display street parking on Church Street • Any city centre car park

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