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Landguard Fort

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This is a must do if you like your history,I do! Run by volunteers it's beautifully done. Take one... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Interesting day out and well worth a visit

We visited Landguard fort with our two dogs as the fort is dog friendly. Its worth mentioning that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Horndean, United Kingdom
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View Point Road, Felixstowe IP11 3TW, England
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All reviewsaudio tourwell worth a visitenglish heritagehenry viiismall shopgreat place to visitlots of historycouple of hoursvalue for moneyporta loosenjoyed our visitnature reservenext doorown paceinteresting visitmilitary historyentrance fee
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must do if you like your history,I do! Run by volunteers it's beautifully done. Take one of the small audio tours and just wander round this wonderful journey through history. I want to spend a night here to experience the many ghosts...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Landguard fort with our two dogs as the fort is dog friendly. Its worth mentioning that there is a very big park/nature reserve next door which we used to exercise our pooches before and after we went in, so its worth knowing just...More

Thank fariamike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had not visited here for many years We were very pleasantly surprised by the wealth of information available and the keenness and friendliness of the volunteers

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with our large family having seen and read about the fort on a previous visit. We stayed in Felixstowe with the sole purose of visiting the fort. How disappointing. First off we are English Heritage members but were charged entry for our 17...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly alot of rooms empty or locked. Pointless without the audio guide as the rooms don't tell you what they were used for.

Thank Lee8504
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to visit . The cost is very reasonable , the views from the bastions across from the bay to Harwich are very interesting. The actual fort in its various guises was used until the 1950s . Most of the exhibits explain what it...More

Thank david m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit. Site on the coat at Felixstowe. Visitor center just next to it with a cafe. Next to the port and so you can watch the container ships coming in to dock and being loaded/unloaded. Foot ferry lands next to it too. There is...More

Thank Hatfield_visitor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting day out ,not to expensive,lots of rooms to explore , lovely views from where gun turrets used to be ,went with a 3yr old and 10 ,both of the boys loved the fort and the atmosphere, especially the man in uniform who was...More

Thank helenlQ5175JJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An extremely interesting place to visit. Seeing how the troops lived and worked. The "on duty" guard was a mine of information. Nearby at the view point large coontainer ships can be seen loading/unloading. Dogs are permitted.

Thank scottieSouthendonSea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the fort for the first time since we moved here in 2007! Can’t believe we left it so long. We took our grandchildren there aged 8 and 5 and did the treasure hunt. Great fun was had by all with a prize at...More

Thank Cathy M
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Deecee S
4 August 2018|
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Response from mpapermiguel | Reviewed this property |
Yes as per their website, "dogs on a lead are welcome"
15 April 2018|
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Response from Nathaniel L | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can pay by card
Kathryn W
4 May 2015|
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Response from ken9992014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes on a lead. Interesting Royal Marines museum. In1667 they repulsed the last attempted invasion of England by the Dutch.