Bunker Tours - RAF Holmpton

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

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Website

Official Website

www.rafholmpton.com

Official Website

www.rafholmpton.co.uk

E-mail

Email

info@rafholmpton.com

Telephone

Visitor Information

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.
CLOSED FOR REFURBISHMENT
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IMPORTANT - We are now CLOSED for Refurbishment
throughout 2015 with a planned re-opening for Easter
2016 - Visit our Website for Updates.

Venue Type:

Museum, Archive, Heritage site, Castle or defences

Opening hours

IMPORTANT
We are now CLOSED FOR REFURBISHMENT
throughout 2015 with a planned re-opening
for Easter 2016 - 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

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

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