Tours at Fort Widley
Portsdown Hill Road
Tours are free but pre-booking is required.
Advance bookings only. Call: 02392 321223.
Please note, due to the nature of the site there are uneven surfaces/terrain.
Experience 150 years of history with guided tours that reveal the hidden heritage of Fort Widley, as part of Heritage Open Days.
Absorb the hidden heritage of this Victorian fort. Find out the role it has played in our community over the past 150 years. Get unprecedented guided access to areas including tunnels deep underneath the parade ground, the moat, and the parade ground. Understand how they were built to defend Portsmouth.
Beneath Fort Widley is a nuclear bunker dating back to the Cold War. Today it's used to display significant items from the era.
See how the Peter Ashley Activity Centres Trust is working to conserve these fascinating community assets for future generations.
The Pompey Pals Charity Research Centre and Museum is also located at Fort Widley.
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