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Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital

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My husband and I visited in 2018, it was a real eye opener to see the deprivation and hardships... read more

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Rosalind W
Crowthorne, United Kingdom

What a place to visit a must on any trip to jersey it’s a little cold but that’s to be expected but... read more

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A holiday in Jersey is not complete without a visit to Jersey War Tunnels to learn about and experience one of the most difficult periods in the Island’s history.The story of the German Occupation of Jersey is as compelling as it is strange to think...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Les Charrieres Malorey, JE3 1FU
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited in 2018, it was a real eye opener to see the deprivation and hardships suffered by workers forced to build in this hell hole, although today it’s politically correct to whitewash over this atrocity caused by our new best friends...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a place to visit a must on any trip to jersey it’s a little cold but that’s to be expected but as fit the history of the tunnel it’s mind blowing

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Felt the need to return as first visit was a bit rushed due to children being present. The layout, information and whole experience is something that will stay with me forever. It provides a true life tale of the horrors that islanders went through during...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ianslocs36
Reviewed 15 January 2019

We all agreed that this was one of the best features of the tour to Jersey. It brought the horrors of the life they lived on the Islands when occupied by the Nazi and the everyday heros that lived during that time. A must for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

A lot of thought has been put into this very interesting attraction. I last visited it many years ago and thought it atmospheric then but now it has become alive . It is a must when you are visiting Jersey

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Berian M
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Explore the islands coastal pubs and have one day on the beach to enhance your Tan. Tour the wartime gun emplacements and learn how the islanders were treated during the world war 2 German occupation and how the Jersey people helped feed the defeated military...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

Although I knew about the occupation, I hadn’t given the events too much thought, however, the War Tunnels brought to life the WWII history and daily life for the islanders. Moving, interesting and thought-provoking. It doesn’t take too many people for it to feel a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AnnaQ20132013
Reviewed 1 January 2019

Fascinating museum with a real sense of atmosphere and history (possibly accentuated by the cold!). Good balance of information and exhibits - I'm not sure I really like the TV heads, but certainly memorable. The projection on the number of deaths was very moving and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SamAdamstown
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Went without any great expectations It turned out to be a really very interesting visit although once you are in the tunnel proper it does get very cool These tunnels are absolutely amazing still left the way they were when the Germans left From hospital...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stewart G
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We had been told about the tunnels but did not expect what we saw and experienced. A great reminder of the horrors of the second world war presented in an informative way. They have even left open certain tunnels that were not completed so you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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15 October 2018|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
It depends on their ages as it is fairly cold down there. The older the children the better.
6 October 2018|
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
No you won’t. You wouldn’t know they were tunnels as such. They are light, airy but cool. An excellent museum of German occupation.
6 October 2018|
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
No. There is absolutely nothing that will panic you. The tunnels are light, airy and large. The floor is level, no overhangs plenty of room to stand up straight everywhere. You will enjoy it if you take a jumper or jacket to... More