Bunker Tours - RAF Holmpton

CLOSED FOR REFURBISHMENT
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CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR MAJOR REFURBISHMENT.
Re-Opening 23rd March 2016 With an ALL NEW VISITOR EXPERIENCE.

Venue Type:

Heritage site

Opening hours

IMPORTANT
We are currently CLOSED FOR REFURBISHMENT
throughout 2015 and we Re-Open to Visitors on 23rd March 2016 with an ALL NEW VISITOR EXPERIENCE - Visit Our Website For Updates.

Admission charges

N/A

Discounts

  • Museums Association
  • International Council of Museums
  • British Association of Friends of Museums
Getting there

Take the A1033 to Withernsea then opposite the Total Petrol Station take the
road signed Holmpton & Underground Bunker. Follow the road 3 miles to Holmpton and then drive straight through the Village and take the 1st turn right signed RAF HOLMPTON & UNDERGROUND BUNKER, our gates are then 750yds on the left

Additional info

T: 01964 630208

RAF HOLMPTON contains a major PUBLIC TOUR AND EXHIBITION depicting over 50 years service of this major UK Command Centre. The exhibiton covers the first 25 years of Radar, the subsequent use of the site for RAF Support Command and its current use today. The exhibition is interperetd by a full guided tour, audio visuual presentations, demonstrations and shows. The site contains a great deal of authentic apparatus and artefacts depicting the life of the facility

Collection details

Architecture, Archives, Aviation, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War

Key artists and exhibits

  • BUNKER
  • COLD WAR
  • RADAR
  • ROYAL AIR FORCE
  • RAF
  • NUCLEAR BUNKER
  • GOVERNMENT BUNKER
  • ROC
  • ROYAL OBSERVER CORPS
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
HODS 2015

HERITAGE OPEN DAYS 2015

  • 12 — 13 September 2015 11am-4pm

YOUR CHANCE to see for yourself progress on our Major Refurbishment of the Bunker at RAF Holmpton - Currenntly closed until 23rd March 2016 you can have an exclusive preview of progress on our work here - There mnayt be some hazards so Flat Shoes are recommended - There will only be basic works lighting and our Guides willl be in attendance to answer your questions.

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 14-15
  • 18+
  • 11-13
  • 16-17

Admission

FREE EVENT

Website

http://www.rafholmpton.com

Getting there

Take the A1033 to Withernsea then opposite the Total Petrol Station take the
road signed Holmpton & Underground Bunker. Follow the road 3 miles to Holmpton and then drive straight through the Village and take the 1st turn right signed RAF HOLMPTON & UNDERGROUND BUNKER, our gates are then 750yds on the left

Bunker Tours - RAF Holmpton
Rysome Lane
Holmpton
Withernsea
East Yorkshire
HU19 2RG
England

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014

Website

Official Website

www.rafholmpton.com

Official Website

www.rafholmpton.co.uk

E-mail

Email

info@rafholmpton.com

Telephone

Public Information Line

01964 630208

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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