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Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital

Les Charrieres Malorey, JE3 1FU
+44 1534 860808
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Its really informative and provides a history of the Nazi occupation off the island of

The war tunnels are a very good place to visit and provide very good information of the German... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bob D
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Derby, United Kingdom
Visit on rememberance week.

Excellent place to visit, very thought provoking, well set out and good factual displays, can be a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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A holiday in Jersey is not complete without a visit to Jersey War Tunnels to learn about and experience one of the most difficult periods in the Island’s history.The story of the German Occupation of Jersey is as compelling as it is strange to think that this small area of Britain was Occupied by the Nazis and forced to fly the Swastika for five dark years.The Jersey War Tunnels are no ordinary museum, they are an unforgettable experience. Dug deep into the hillside within St Peter’s Valley, the Tunnels were originally intended to be a barracks and ammunition store for the occupying forces. Today they tell the story of the Occupation, looking at how all sides coped under such extreme conditions and examining the daily dilemmas that were faced by island residents and the authorities, whether Jersey, British or German.Outside the Tunnels, you can enjoy quiet moments in the Garden of Reflection or a woodland walk along the historic War Trail. Refresh yourself in the Pantry Cafe or enjoy the shop and craft activities in LoveBird Too.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The war tunnels are a very good place to visit and provide very good information of the German occupation of the channel islands it is a real eyeopener

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent place to visit, very thought provoking, well set out and good factual displays, can be a bit chilly in the tunnels, so suggest take a coat.

Thank bigtj13
Reviewed 4 days ago

A must place to visit. So full of remarkable details and an insight into the terrible experiences suffered by the people of Jersey during the harsh german occupation.

Thank JohnFSaunders
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the number one item on my "to see" list during a recent visit to Jersey. The displays and sound made you feel as if you were there during the occupation. Before my visit, I had some misconceptions about the tunnel and had not...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Channel Islands were the only UK territory occupied during WW2 and the War Tunnels is a fantastic museum detailing the history of the occupation! The museum is located within Hohlgangsanlage 8, a partially completed German military underground hospital complex. The museum was informative and...More

Thank Nick and Angel S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As most other reviews say this is a fascinating part of the story of the German occupation during the war and it is brilliantly presented - do not miss this one of the highlights of the island

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't know what to expect, but so glad we went. Every part of the museum is interesting from history of occupation to real people perspectives and engineering/mathematics of the tunnels. Take your time and read everything, take it in and consider how distructive war is....More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my family went to the Jersey War Tunnels this morning and they were really interesting especially of the day we went. Would defiantly recommend if your looking for a interesting day out.

Thank Ruthie A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here today after reading all about these tunnels. Glad we did and would come again. Not far from St. Helier, bus takes you from the liberty bus station right up to the entrance, for £2 each way. Cost to go in was £12, but...More

Thank leskins2407
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Old Red London bus to the tunnel, it cost £6 but the local bus also take you there for £2.When we got to the tunnel we found, it well organised inside with a great deal of German Weapons and War time...More

Thank Kate W
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Tunnels !!
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Yes it's suitable for wheelchairs enjoy your day
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I'm sorry but I never noticed an area for storage
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