Town of Canterbury CT

Town of Canterbury
1 Municipal Drive
Canterbury CT 06331

Christmas and New Years Holiday Closures

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to Each of You and Your Families.

The Canterbury Town Hall Offices and Transfer Station will be CLOSED on Christmas Day (Dec. 25th) and New Years Day (Jan. 1st).

In addition, all Town Hall Offices will CLOSE at  NOON on Wednesday, December 24th and at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, December 31st.

Town Hall Offices will also be CLOSED ALL DAY on Friday, December 26th and Friday, January 2nd.

The Transfer Station will be open on Saturday, December 27th and Saturday, January 3rd.

Please visit the website for the Canterbury Public Library at for the Library Holiday Schedule. 

Normal Town Hall business hours will resume on Monday, January 5th.

Welcome to Canterbury!

Canterbury in Summer

Nestled in Northeast Connecticut's beautiful "Quiet Corner", 312 year old Canterbury comprises a rich mix of historical tradition, a wide variety of tradespeople and small businesses, unique ecological features and beautiful vistas within its 40.3 square miles. A current population of 5191 is housed along 68 miles of Town Roads and 20 miles of State Roads.

Elementary and Middle Schools are located within the Town. High school students have a choice of Board of Education approved high schools which provide a broad spectrum of educational opportunities. A wide range of extremely active and involved civic groups and services provide many recreational and educational activities throughout the town. We encourage you to visit the many links provided throughout the web site.

The Town staff is ready to serve your needs. Please contact us with any questions or comments you have via the web site, or visit us in the Municipal complex located in Canterbury Plains at 1 Municipal Drive.

To view a variety of videos about our beautiful Town, please click on

Canterbury Town Hall Office Hours:
Monday - Wednesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM, Friday 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM