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Tunnel Tours

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Tunnel Tours

Come and discover how the tunnels were used during Napoleonic times for shelter, storage and defence. Also, discover the strategic role that the tunnels of Fort Amherst played during World War II as a base of operations.

During the SUMMER our Tunnel Tours take place twice daily at 11am and 2pm. Our Summer hours commence from the 3rd of April 2017.

During the WINTER our Tunnel Tours take place at 11am only.

Please check below or call for possible additional tunnel closures before visiting to avoid disappointment. 

Adults £5.00
Children (under 16) £3.00
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £13.00
Concessions £3.50

Please note that there will be no tunnel tours on the 8th of April, 10th of June, 17th of June, 6th of August or 16th of September. There will also be no afternoon tunnel tour on the 29th of April (but the morning
tour will run as normal).

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LARGE GROUPS: If you intend to bring groups of 10+ people for a Tunnel Tour please ring 01634 847747 to speak to the office or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book. By pre-paying for your tour we can ensure you get the date you require, or organise another suitable date for you.

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