Pears Building

Pears Building

Opened in 2020, the Pears Building is based on the Canterbury Campus and is part of the Kent and Medway Medical School. 

The state-of-the-art building has one large lecture theatre for 150 people, multiple multi-use seminar rooms and a bright airy foyer area.

Space features

  • parking


    Step free ground floor access with nearby parking and bus stop

  • mic2

    Audio-visual equipment

    A microphone, laptop, projector and support can all be made available

  • dinner2


    Our fantastic delivered catering team can deliver refreshments and lunch to this space

  • group-work

    Large capacity

    Large lecture theatre with lots of natural daylight

  • presentation

    Presentation equipment

    A lecturn, flip chart, and screen are all available

  • wifi


    Free guest and eduroam wi-fi is available across campus

Pears Building Gallery



Four seminar rooms available between ranging in capacity from 48 to 54.


Capacity of 150 people.

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Pears Building and beyond

Opened in 2020, Pears is a state-of-the-art building providing high-quality conference and event space. 

If you need more space, located close to Pears, are the Sibson and Kennedy Buildings. These space house a further 3 lecture theatres and 18 seminar rooms, ranging in size from 26 to 80.

A short walk away are both Keynes and Turing accommodation blocks, both with a mix of single and double en-suite rooms, available on a bed-and-breakfast basis. 

We offer a bespoke Event Management Service which can help support you and ensure the smooth running of your event as we can manage guest registration, payments and logistics. 

Contact Us

Want to find out more about Pears Building? Our knowledgeable team is happy to help you find the perfect venue for your event and support you.