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Life in a Victorian Fort – Fort Brockhurst

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SELF LED ACTIVITY – Explore this Victorian fort and its military heritage. Discover how the soldiers lived and worked. Handle domestic and military artefacts of the era. Sit up straight and earn a certificate of merit in our Victorian Schoolroom. Enliven young minds with activities including colouring sheets and quizzes. Stimulate the whole family with the ‘Discover Fort Brockhurst Trail’ or just relax in the grounds. Bring a picnic if fine!

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TIMES & DATES: 

  • Saturday 14th September 2013 – 11am to 3pm
  • Sunday 15th September 2013 – 11am to 3pm

DURATION: Allow 20 minutes for Costumed Lessons in the Victorian Schoolroom at 12 noon, 1pm & 2pm

BOOKING INFO: No booking required

  • Just drop in from 11am to 3pm

LOCATION: Off A32, Gunners Way, PO12 4DS – Opposite ‘The Range’ store

ADDITIONAL INFO:

  • Bus Service: First 81-7 – Fareham to Gosport Ferry
  • Nearest Train: Fareham 3 miles
  • Car Park: 60m from entrance. Disabled visitors may be set down within the fort; please telephone in advance

  • Toilets including accessible WC

  • Rest points within grounds and exhibition area

  • Wheelchair access to ground level (partial)

  • One or two steps up to some areas

  • Exhibition area has ramp access

  • Surface areas are cobble, shingle, grass, carpet, wood and tile

  • Induction loop available

  • Dogs including service dogs on leads are welcome

  • Family friendly

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MAP:

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Further Contact Details:

Tel:  023 9258 1059

Email: Pam.braddock@english-heritage.org.uk

Website: http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/fort-brockhurst/