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Saturday, 29th November 2014

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World War 1 Remembrance Centre

Heritage / Visitor Centre

Fort Widley
Portsdown Hill Road

Tel: +44 023 9279 8751

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WW1 Remembrance Centre

The new centre has been set up to display artefacts, reproduction exhibits and memorabilia from World War One. We have a memorial centre and a walk through trench system. We also have occasional lectures on Ypres and The Somme.
Shop and reception - Goods for sale and book up for Battlefield Tours of The Somme, France or Ypres, Belgium.

Display Rooms and Corridors with real artefacts and reproduction exhibits

All Quiet on the Western Front - Room with Walk thru' reconstruction trench system

Memorial Area
Plus other displays and pictures
Monthly temporary exhibitions covering aspects of the Great War.

Opening Hours
The Centre is run by a small dedicated team of volunteers. We try to open as often as possible between the following hours but THIS CANNOT BE GUARANTEED...
Weekdays - 11am to 4.00pm
Weekends 11am to 5pm
Adults - £3,
School parties and Youth groups...Teachers /leaders free, pupils £3 each.
Please contact 02392 798751 to request more details.

Important Please Note: Fort Widley is a Grade 1 Listed building and at the moment access to the Centre is by stairs only.

Coaches and School groups please visit by arrangement

Lectures about The Somme and Ypres also by arrangement. Tel 02392 798751.

If you wish to help with donations of copies of family photos or documents from that era or if you wish to help as a Volunteer in the Centre please call Charles Haskell on 02392 798751


Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Concession ticket£2.00 per ticket
Adult ticket£3.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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