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Ramsgate Tunnels

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great couple of hours at a good price

Very interesting , great tour underground was amazed at how many lives these tunnels saved , tour... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Highly reccomend

We really enjoyed this, both the history of Ramsgate town and the story of the war at home in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Katherine M
London, United Kingdom
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Your tour starts with a short film show in a 150 year old Victorian Railway Tunnel before heading off into purpose built Air Raid Precaution tunnels under the town of Ramsgate. Hear about the “Mad Mayor” who saved the town Discover how the tunnels...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Marina Esplanade | Follow signs 300 yards on right after the waterfall going up the hill, Ramsgate CT11 8FH, England
+44 1843 588123
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very interesting , great tour underground was amazed at how many lives these tunnels saved , tour guide was so helpful and knowledgeable , great little tea / cafe as you enter

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this, both the history of Ramsgate town and the story of the war at home in Ramsgate and life in the tunnels. Our guide Mick was fantastic. We would highly recommend.

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A very interesting tour of tunnels used during the WW2 below Ramsgate town. Helen, the guide we had was so knowledgable and made the tour all the more interesting. Maybe not for young children but certainly a history tour for older children. There was a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very interesting visit, engaging tour guides. Definitely worth it. (private parking available - quite expensive)

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to revisit these tunnels... our first trip was when they first opened... it was good that’s why we returned... this visit so much better... excellent guides -Martin & Mick... so knowledgeable but also good fun which kept us all entertained for 90 minutes... Hard...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing to see and hear about the tunnels and their importance in saving lives during WW2. A well run attraction by dedicated volunteers. The tour takes about an hour and a half. If, like me, you are claustrophobic in total darkness, you should note that...More

Thank RowanBKent
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hi all! So my other half and I visited this historic gem mid-September. Not sure why I added the month there because the tunnels stay the same cold temperature throughout the entire year ;/ Something I should have been prepared for I know, but I...More

2  Thank Demet E
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had no idea what to expect and when the lights went on to view the tunnels I did say WOW! the guide was delighted. Fascinating history and excellent commentary from the volunteer guide. I am almost as old as the tunnels but knew nothing...More

1  Thank Christine Susan J
Reviewed 1 week ago

A dedicated team of volunteers guide & inform you on how the tunnels were designed, built & saved the lives of so many people. Thank you very much.

Thank FrancesandStuart
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Ramsgate tunnels and was thoroughly impressed! Colin conducted the tour and was so informative, such history about the area I knew nothing about. The caves are remarkable, cold and damp but so wrap up warm this time of year. Really worth a visit!

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22 August 2018|
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Response from Wendy C | Reviewed this property |
Mostly flat but ground can be a little uneven. Well worth a visit
7 April 2018|
Response from Martin T |
Adult £7.00 Child 3 - 16 years £4.00 Infant - under 3 years maximum 1 per adult £0.00 Senior 60+ £5.00
Carole W
29 January 2017|
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Response from PhilUK | Property representative |
Using a disability scooter at the attraction very much depends on the type of scooter. The floor is quite uneven in several places and smaller wheeled scooters may ground out. Larger wheeled scooters can be used with care... More