SUMMER AT FORT NELSON 2014

Summer activities at Fort Nelson

10:00am Friday 25th July 2014 - 5:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014 at Fort Nelson

Fire up their imaginations this summer!

Fort Nelson is home to more than 350 big guns, from pre-gunpowder siege machines to the massive 200-tonne railway gun. As well as a Victorian fort with tunnels and ramparts to explore there’s plenty of activities to keep the children entertained from 25 July – 31 August.

JUNIOR ASSAULT COURSE

Daily
25 July – 31 August 2014
Charge down to the Fort and have fun on the obstacle course.
Suitable for ages 3+
£3.50
Pay and play all day
Buy your tickets on the door

ARTILLERY IN ACTION SHOW

Daily at 1pm
1 – 31 August 2014

Experience the power and might of the big guns at the Artillery in Action show, when three different guns from various time periods are fired.
Free

GUIDED TOURS

Daily
11.15am & 1.30pm
Adults £3
U16s Free
Buy your ticket on the day

Exploring the 19-acre Fort on your own is exciting but for a real insight into the history and the lives of the people who lived and worked here join one of our guided tours.

HANDLING SESSIONS

Daily
11.30am & 2.30pm
25 July – 31 August 2014
See daily what’s on guide for times

Get up close to the collection and really get your hands on history. Discover the fascinating stories behind the weapons and uniforms with our experts.
Free