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Ramsgate Tunnels

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“hard hats”(58 reviews)
“short film”(39 reviews)
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Your tour starts with a short film show in a 150 year old Victorian Railway Tunnel before heading off into purpose built Air Raid Precaution tunnels under the town of Ramsgate. Hear about the “Mad Mayor” who saved the town Discover how the tunnels...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Marina Esplanade | Follow signs 300 yards on right after the waterfall going up the hill, Ramsgate CT11 8FH, England
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+44 1843 588123
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to revisit these tunnels... our first trip was when they first opened... it was good that’s why we returned... this visit so much better... excellent guides -Martin & Mick... so knowledgeable but also good fun which kept us all entertained for 90 minutes... Hard...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing to see and hear about the tunnels and their importance in saving lives during WW2. A well run attraction by dedicated volunteers. The tour takes about an hour and a half. If, like me, you are claustrophobic in total darkness, you should note that...More

Thank RowanBKent
Reviewed 2 days ago

Hi all! So my other half and I visited this historic gem mid-September. Not sure why I added the month there because the tunnels stay the same cold temperature throughout the entire year ;/ Something I should have been prepared for I know, but I...More

2  Thank Demet E
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had no idea what to expect and when the lights went on to view the tunnels I did say WOW! the guide was delighted. Fascinating history and excellent commentary from the volunteer guide. I am almost as old as the tunnels but knew nothing...More

1  Thank Christine Susan J
Reviewed 5 days ago

A dedicated team of volunteers guide & inform you on how the tunnels were designed, built & saved the lives of so many people. Thank you very much.

Thank FrancesandStuart
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Ramsgate tunnels and was thoroughly impressed! Colin conducted the tour and was so informative, such history about the area I knew nothing about. The caves are remarkable, cold and damp but so wrap up warm this time of year. Really worth a visit!

Thank L_OsbornYarrow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to the tunnels is well worth it. You learn so much about how WW2 affected the area. Be prepared for a lot of standing as the guide takes you through the tunnels. I had a back ache at the time so found it...More

1  Thank Nathalie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great 90 mins here seeing WW2 life and history told and shown. The cramp smelly damp but life saving network is a must see from both a historical and social standpoint. At £7 a ticket it is an absolute bargain, add to that...More

2  Thank steveorpington
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tunnels are a great attraction we had a great guide called Steve who made the whole experience really enjoyable. If you like railways and World War Two this is a must and just to see the depth of these tunnels.A very well organised attraction.

1  Thank G601FBsara
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

6 of us visited today. This was our first visit and we didn’t know quite what to expect but it was truly amazing. If you are lucky enough to have the female guide taking you through you are in for a treat. She knew so...More

1  Thank bernvines
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SamKJG2018
22 August 2018|
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Response from Wendy C | Reviewed this property |
Mostly flat but ground can be a little uneven. Well worth a visit
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skeela
7 April 2018|
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Response from Martin T |
Adult £7.00 Child 3 - 16 years £4.00 Infant - under 3 years maximum 1 per adult £0.00 Senior 60+ £5.00
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Carole W
29 January 2017|
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Using a disability scooter at the attraction very much depends on the type of scooter. The floor is quite uneven in several places and smaller wheeled scooters may ground out. Larger wheeled scooters can be used with care... More
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