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Fort Nelson Education

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Fort Nelson is a 19-acre Victorian fort encompassing tunnels, ramparts, hospital, and barrack rooms in addition to galleries displaying the history of artillery. Experience hands-on education sessions that incorporate the latest digital technology to explore and map your pupils’ own ideas to take back and use in the classroom.

Our education team will bring history to life for your pupils in a range of engaging and interactive workshops.

For more information about any of our workshops or to book please contact our Bookings Team.

Tel: 0113 220 1888
Email: bookings@armouries.org.uk


Did you know?

World's biggest bore!

The largest bore gun ever built, fired a 3 feet diameter cast iron ball weighing around 1 tonne, containing 215kg (400lbs) of gunpowder to a range of 2.4 kilometres (1.5 miles). It was designed by Robert Mallett and is on display at Fort Nelson.

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