RAF HOLMPTON - Visit The Bunker

The Main Entrance Tunnel To The Bunker
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Our All New Visitor Experience opens for 2016 - Just come along during our opening hours and stay as long as you like exploring at your leisure - Our team will be on hand to answer your questions and provide demonstrations and visits to special areas throughout the day - There is a Shop - New Coffee Area - Extensive Free Parking.
PLEASE NOTE - There are 3 staircases and some quite long walks - We can only admit ambulant disabled as due to the design on this military building wheelchair access is not possible - We do not admit buggies.

Venue Type:

Heritage site, Castle or defences

Opening hours

OPEN TO VISITORS 2016 - 23rd March to 29th August
With our Totally New Visitor Experience - Just come along during our opening hours - Explore at your leisure - Stay as long as you like - Our team will be on hand to answer your questions and provide demonstrations and visits to special areas throughout the day.
VISIT OUR WEBSITE for full details of our opening days and times.

Admission charges

Adult £8 - Over 6o's £7 - Under 16's £6 - Family (2+2) £25 - Concessions £7.

Discounts

  • Museums Association
  • International Council 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

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

RAF HOLMPTON - Visit The Bunker
Rysome Lane
Holmpton
Withernsea
East Yorkshire
HU19 2RG
England

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Website

Official Website of RAF HOLMPTON - Visit The Bunker

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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