Fort Cumberland - English Heritage

Fort Cumberland - English Heritage
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO4 9LD
England

Website

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/properties/fort-cumberland/

Telephone

02392 856700

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Perhaps England's most impressive piece of 18th-century defensive architecture, Fort Cumberland was reconstructed in pentagonal form by the Duke of Cumberland between 1785 and 1810, and designed to protect Langstone Harbour. Southsea beach is nearby.

Venue Type:

Castle or defences

Opening hours

29 August 2014 - 29 March 2015

The fort opens for pre-booked group guided tours and Heritage Open Days.

Admission charges

Admission free.

Discounts

  • English Heritage

Collection details

Architecture, Weapons and War

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