visitors sat in the gallery

Groups

Fort Nelson is a great destination for group organisers and coach operators.

Coach parking is available on site and admission to the museum is free.

If you plan to visit as a group (10 or more persons) we can help organise your visit to fit in with the time you have available.

To make the most of your visit we recommend that you take in the daily gun firing at 1pm.

Contact us to arrange a private guided tour for your group.

Elizabeth.Hall@armouries.org.uk
01329 848504


  • Booking information for those planning an education group visit to the Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson.

Did you know?

No rust for the wicked

Wrought iron does not rust as quickly as cast iron. At Fort Nelson the ‘Boxted Bombard’, a large medieval cannon made of wrought iron, is still in good condition despite being left outdoors and unprotected for hundreds of years.