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Scotland's Secret Bunker

Troywood, Crail, Scotland
+44 1333 310301
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Fascinating

Very interesting, great exhibits, the film War Games is worth watching throughout and really brings... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ScottishBordersKaren
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Scottish Borders
Great day out!

We travelled a fair distance to this today and we were not disappointed! Staff very friendly, boy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kimberley W
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Scotland's best kept secret.... Until now! Hidden beneath an innocent Scottish farmhouse lies Scotland's Secret Bunker. A 450 foot tunnel leads you to the blast proof doors which defend 24,000 square feet of secret accommodation which was built to help safeguard Scotland during the Cold War in the event of a nuclear attack. The Secret Bunker lies 100 feet underground and is the size of two football pitches, one on top of the other so there is plenty of exploring to do! Come and discover how Scotland would have been governed from the depths of Fife and how they would have survived a nuclear attack from the most deadly bombs!
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  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Troywood, Crail, Scotland
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+44 1333 310301
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Reviewed yesterday

Very interesting, great exhibits, the film War Games is worth watching throughout and really brings home the reality of the horrors of nuclear war.

Thank ScottishBordersKaren
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We travelled a fair distance to this today and we were not disappointed! Staff very friendly, boy aged 7 had a ball, teenager aged 16 enjoyed it, very interesting and informative. Was advised that the film was a little bit graphic, personally i dont think...More

Thank Kimberley W
Reviewed 2 days ago

To look back at what was going on as we got on with our day to day lives was facinating. Learning about the harrowing experiences if there was a neucular explosion was heart wrenching and educational. The movie they show in the cinema, where we...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A really interesting and informative visit. The is a cold war underground bunker turned into a museum. The museum is as the bunker was in operation from he 1950's to 1990's. Lots of original equipment and information along with an old BBC film of what...More

1  Thank Baldrick1963
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived at the secret bunker and our party ranged from aged 69 to age 3. Reasonably priced entry for the attraction and plenty of parking. Small gift shop and cafe on site but cafe quite expensive! The secret bunker itself was quite amazing, with...More

1  Thank Teri S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spent a great half day at this museum. Open 10-5pm til October. Was £12 for adults and £8 for 4-16 yrs. under 3 go for free but there are a lot of stairs so it's not very pram friendly and it isn't very interesting for...More

1  Thank Geog_nut_821
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is really well worth a visit , most instructive and frighteningly real . You are left on your own to follow the well sign posted route and free to take photographs . Coffee shop down below and toilets can be got at during visit...More

1  Thank ukbobdog
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic attraction! Quite amazing to see what was going on during this time in the history of the world. It is very well cone.

1  Thank SandyFord16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps military communications units are just not my thing. There is a lot of stuff here but all about the communications involved relating to possible nuclear war. A lot of rooms were much the same as the other rooms and there is certainly a lot...More

Thank Anya L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting but not suited to younger children. Early teens upwards as a lot of information to take in

Thank longavril750
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