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A Hidden Jem In The London Suburbs.

Living not far from this attraction we've always planned to visit it in the past but this year it's... read more

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Justin B
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London, United Kingdom
An excellent place to visit. Exceeded our expectations.

We had a great visit here. The staff were very helpful and the guide very informative and very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cmmnorth2018
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London, United Kingdom
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The only original Battle of Britain RAF Fighter Group Operations Room open to the public. The Operations Room, in reality a series of rooms on 2 levels some 60 feet (18m) underground, is reached via 76 steps. The plotting room with its large map...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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11 Group Operations Room Wren Avenue | off St Andrews Road, Uxbridge UB10 0FD, England
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Reviewed today

Living not far from this attraction we've always planned to visit it in the past but this year it's gained a new visitor centre and something of a spruce up. So waiting until the initial crowds had died down over it's opening months we decided...More

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great visit here. The staff were very helpful and the guide very informative and very understanding of those in the group with slight mobility problems. The bunker has been preserved wonderfully although a little more time to appreciate everything stored there would...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Little did I know that Uxbridge held so much historical importance, the bunker has been preserved very well with a new visitor centre added. Some great nostalgic learning to be had here. Well worth a half day visit to this attraction, free for local residents...More

Thank KulHKJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely afternoon spent walking around the museum. Great tour down the 1939 bunker very well detailed tour (he knew what he was talking about in great detail). Great little cafe, great food and drink, very reasonable. Great little place

Thank Jess W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live close by and know this bunker. There is an entrance fee and tours are self guide or if you like you can pay for a guide. Lots of WW 2 history.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't hesitate to visit this remarkable site that was the centre piece of operations during the Battle of Britain.Great guides,super cafe and the bunker,itself,is an unforgettable experience.Well done to the LONDON BOROUGH OF HILLINGDON for promoting such a great idea and paying tribute to those...More

Thank Gordon T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting and excellent venue for a corporate event. Conveniently situated and the staff are wonderful.

Thank graham c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unless you search the internet or happen to be in Uxbridge, this bunker, which was so important in WW2 and never discovered by the enemy, remains a well kept secret! We saw the road signs in Uxbridge and out of curiosity follwed them. Wow what...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a very informative and enjoyable visit to the Battle of Britain visitors centre and bunker. I would really advise you to do the bunker tour first then you will fully understand the visitor center displays and interactive boards. You need to have...More

Thank anneps2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of reading in the exhibition so some younger children might not be happy but there are some hands on exhibits suitable for all. It is a new facility so they are still learning and some things may change as they receive visitor feedback. The...More

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Keith P
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£7 per adult
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dreamysnail
27 April 2018|
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Response from HerindoorsMiddlesex | Reviewed this property |
free flow in the exhibition but the bunker is a mixture of free flow and tour guide. However, the tour guides are flexible and I am sure your child will be fine
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