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Leighton Battery Guns

Corner of Boundary Road and Stirling Highway, Mosman Park, Western Australia 6012, Australia
+61 8 9269 4544
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Very interesting

Totally recommended. They run guided visits every 30min, which include details on WWII antiaircraft... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
María S
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Appreciate History with a View

The tunnels may only be open on Sunday, however the park is open all through the week and offers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brenda v
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Corner of Boundary Road and Stirling Highway, Mosman Park, Western Australia 6012, Australia
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+61 8 9269 4544

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Totally recommended. They run guided visits every 30min, which include details on WWII antiaircraft and anti-ships rounds, ammunition and tunnels.

Thank María S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tunnels may only be open on Sunday, however the park is open all through the week and offers visitors the opportunity to learn about what it was like during WWII times. On a good clear day, this will be a place for great photography...More

Thank Brenda v
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Located at Mosman park, the Leighton Battery heritage is one of the site selected foe defence of Fremantle harbour through artillery guns.open every Sunday 10 to 3 offering guided tunnel tours every half-hour.

6  Thank Inam K
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Great local historical site manned by enthusiastic volunteers. What a fascinating history. There is so much under the surface. Definitely recommended.

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Our tour guide, Peter Kerr (hope I got that right), made this such an enjoyable experience. It was the perfect balance of interesting facts, humour and a little audience participation. The tunnels themselves have been well restored but still retain many of the original features...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We recently visited the Leighton Battery in Mosman Park located at the Corner of Boundary Road and Stirling Highway, Mosman Park to see a part of the WWII defenses on our shores. This tour is informative and interesting to all ages our Grandson thought it...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Great afternoon spent on a tour of these tunnels, guide was really interesting and there is a lot to see. Probably more suited to families with teenage children and definitely not disabled friendly but a lot of interesting stuff to see there

Thank Worldtraveller1948
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Have lived in Perth for years and driven right past this little underground gem in Mosman Park not knowing what history it holds. This tour is very informative and interesting to all ages and links in well if you have been and visited Oliver Hill...More

Thank Janet J
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Tours every Sunday from 10.00am to 3.00pm. Boundary Road, Mosman Park Excellent tour with knowledgeable guides. Takes about an hour. Underground tunnels are accessed & excited by steps.

1  Thank Chelle3523
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A really interesting and informative historical tour of the Leighton Battery guns at Fremantle. Tour took around an hour, mostly underground, and only $12 per adult. The tunnels are very safe and easy underfoot, no closed in footwear required. A fantastic tour, I learnt a...More

Thank Danielle A A
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