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I really enjoyed it. It's weird its obviously like going back to another era. I wouldn't have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MaryCPhillips
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Romford, United Kingdom
Fascinating and chilling

Really enjoyed this place. Yes it’s old fashioned and a bit clunky but it’s also informative and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MummyKnitter
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Barnet, United Kingdom
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“cold war”(103 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kelvedon Hall Lane, Kelvedon Hatch CM14 5TL, England
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+44 1277 364883
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed it. It's weird its obviously like going back to another era. I wouldn't have fancied being stuck down in the Bunker if there really had have been a Nuclear war. But it was very interesting to visit and a couple of funny...More

Thank MaryCPhillips
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place everyone should see as a reminder of what could have happened a short while ago, and could still happen in the future if some iniot pusses the wrong button, it has been very well preserved and hidden is the correct term...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the visit and the entrance fee. The narration is also excellent at explaining where you are what you are looking at and the background. It also contains some candid humour. We spent over an hour and half following the narration on the wand,...More

Thank TravelEatsLDN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this place. Yes it’s old fashioned and a bit clunky but it’s also informative and interesting The audio guide was hilarious. Very droll in places and also very chilling. Lots of things if not thought about that it mentioned. I’d recommend they get...More

Thank MummyKnitter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well at the entrance to the bunker there is is no person to greet you you just take and audio guide which is very informative as you walk round the 3 levels there is even audio guides for children too It makes you think a...More

Thank Citroen2CV6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite probably one of the best places I have ever visited, an amazing glimpse into an important part of history, informative and fun a truly great experience and one not to be missed.

Thank clarkiepaul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I expected a hole in the ground but this was a real experience The commentary was amazingly informative but still tongue in cheek Paying by honesty box I hope makes them more than the very reasonable entrance charge and the canteen is well worth a...More

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This remarkable site give the opportunity to step into a little known world of the cold war. The extensive site is well set out, with excellent audio descriptions via an audiophone, to which, the material will never be dated. The site gives an informative view...More

Thank Morser221
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Having picked up a leaflet we realised that this was the one place we had to visit and it didn't disappoint. Reading other reviews I feel that the negative ones have somewhat missed the point, the place is a fascinating delve into our countries cold...More

Thank Daz B
Reviewed 4 June 2018

very interesting place to visit for teenagers upwards, i think the implications of this place would be lost on too younger children, i really enjoyed this in a eye opener depressing kind of way. well laid out with a very ironic and witty comentory. chilling...More

Thank mark b
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alanandkirsty
10 September 2017|
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Response from alanandkirsty |
Thank you very much Ralph P. Your heart warming story about your frisky rabbits has reassured me that my ferrets will be well catered for. If you visit again we could arrange for our animals to have a play date.
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pennypoo2015
6 March 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is a cafe but choice is limited though it's was quite adequate for us and the 3 kids.
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Jenny Rebecca L
30 December 2016|
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Response from Darren P | Reviewed this property |
No you don't need to pre book but check on the opening and closing times as winter times are shorter. I guess it's as long or as short as you want as there is short films to watch, radio programmes to listen to I'd say... More
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