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Dymchurch Martello Tower

5 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0TJ, England
+44 1304 211067
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Didnt know it was open to public

I never knew this was open to the public and im a local although it is easily seen iv never known... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ashford, United Kingdom
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Martello Tower, Dymchurch

We were walking down the High St & saw a sign indicating the Martello was open so we took the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
stephen h
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 days ago
“Didnt know it was open to public”
18 Jul 2016
“Big like us English round now redundant and a reminder of a once glorious past”
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5 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0TJ, England
+44 1304 211067
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I never knew this was open to the public and im a local although it is easily seen iv never known much about it.. so we had a walk round after seeing the board outside was actually really good and was free to go and...More

Thank supertwins123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking down the High St & saw a sign indicating the Martello was open so we took the advantage and went in; the weather being warm & sunny. There was no charge to go in & there were a couple of volunteers available...More

Thank stephen h
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the weather did not work out for us but we still managed a windy stroll along the beach which has lovely views. We could not access the landmark which was a pity but what is there not to love about the ocean.

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Unable to appreciate this historic building as it was never open during our visit and the information board was so weathered it was not possible to read Neglected historical site - shame as it is a major part of our history

Thank veryexptraveler
Reviewed 19 July 2016

These are very visual as they are so different. Would have been interesting to see if they were any use but like the near by Hythe canal it was fortunately never tested. They are intriguing and the fact few remain and some are derelict some...More

1  Thank Dirtbag7
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Very interesting their are quite a lot of these in the area, 1 of these further along the beach has been made in to a home and is actually up for sale

1  Thank deana j
Reviewed 4 June 2016

we phoned Dover castle and they arranged for the key holder to open it up and give us a guided tour.its completely free

Thank bonns995
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This is an interesting visit and my son who loves history enjoyed it a lot. Great sea views from the roof.

Thank caz2015
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

If you can get inside, it's an interesting visit with great sea views from the top. But it's not open very often so definitely check the website or call first to avoid disappointment.

1  Thank Spinnaker47
Reviewed 10 April 2016

fantastic to see these old sea defences are still standing. the Martello tower played a huge part in defending our coastline from enemy fighters in the war. great history

Thank Andy M
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