Special Event Days at the Battery

During the year, along with our normal opening hours, the Battery hosts Special Event Days at the Museum site and the surrounding grounds.

Special Event Days are on a Sunday and we are open from 11am to  4pm.  All of the site is open during open days, there are tours of the grounds, tunnels, gun floors, living history displays, weapons talk with blank firing, visiting groups and military vehicles in attendance.  Volunteers will be in period dress.

Visiting groups are always welcome, please contact us if you would like to attend our next open day...

We also visit schools and other groups and events, please contact us if you would like us to visit you.

Dates for Special Event Days 2023

2023 dates below, hope to see you all then...more dates have been added for 2023  due to popular demand.


Sun 9th April - Easter School Holiday

Sun 7th May - VE Day

Sun 4th Jun - D Day

Sun 23rd July - Summer School Holiday

Sun 6th Aug - Summer School Holiday

Sun 27th Aug - Summer School Holiday and Bank Holiday 

Sun 3rd Sep - VJ Day

Sun 17th Sep - Battle of Britain

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