Tickets and information

The Colyer-Fergusson Music Building is adjacent to the Gulbenkian Theatre and Cinema, creating an Arts complex, and houses the wide range of music-making at the University.


Tickets for Colyer-Fergusson and Music Department events from:
Gulbenkian, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NB
Tel: 01227 769075

Opening hours and information

Opening hours
Monday to Friday 12pm-7pm
Saturday and Sunday 1pm-7pm

Special offers and discounts

Bringing a group? Call the Ticket & Information office for more information.

Where advertised apply to children under 16, full and part-time students, registered unemployed, senior citizens, disabled person and a companion. Proof of status may be required.

Apply to children under 16, full and part-time students.

Family concerts
Where appropriate we welcome children with a valid ticket and accompanied by an adult at all times. If a child’s behaviour starts to disrupt audience enjoyment we do ask that you take the child out of the auditorium until he or she is calmer. Age ranges can be provided as a guide and we ask you to consider whether the concert is suitable for your child.

Disabled access
To ensure the best use of our facilities please notify the Ticket & Information Office of your requirements when booking.

Wheelchair spaces available – 
advance booking essential.
Dedicated parking spaces
Level access
 through automatic doors to the foyer and bar. Level access.
Disabled accessible toilets

Assistance dogs welcome
Infrared audio system for hard of hearing people. Headsets available from the Front of House Team.

How to get here

Arriving in Canterbury by:
Use local bus service or taxi to travel to the University.

Regular services run from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury Bus Station.

Local bus services
The UNIBUS runs every 8-15 minutes, Triangle bus 4X runs every 30 minutes from Canterbury Bus Station. Both services stop at the University campus.

Via A2 eastbound/London: Rheims Way, London Road, A290 Whitstable Road, University Road.
Via A2 westbound/A28: Wincheap, Rheims Way, London Road, A290 Whitstable Road, University Road.
Satellite navigation postcode CT2 7NB.

Visitor parking

Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm visitors can use the five Pay and Display car parks. Parking elsewhere is restricted and for permit holders only. At all other times visitors can use any car park for free.

Blue Badge holders must display their badge in the windscreen and free parking is available within marked bays.

Visitors with restricted mobility can reserve a parking bay by contacting or +44 (0)1227 823609.

Free motorcycle parking is available in motorcycle bays only.

Parking Enforcement is in operation 24hrs.

Further information

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