Bletchley Park

A large manor house viewed from the garden on a sunny day
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Bletchley Park, once the top-secret home of the World War Two Codebreakers, is now a vibrant heritage attraction, open daily to visitors. Step back in time to experience the stories of the extraordinary achievements of the men and women who worked here.

A place of exceptional historical importance, Bletchley Park is also the nirthplace of modern computing and has helped shape life as we know it today. Highlights include the restored Codebreaking huts, with their WW2 ambience faithfully recreated, plus a stunning new visitor centre with an introductory exhibition and hands on displays. Enjoy the atmospheric soundscapes, buildings and parkland.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site, Heritage site

Opening hours

Summer
1 March- 31 October 9.30- 17.00

Winter
1 November- 28 February 9.30 - 16.00

Admission charges

ADULTS: £17.25
CONCESSIONS (OVER 60'S AND STUDENTS WITH VALID ID.): @ £15.25
CHILDREN 12 TO 16: @ £10.25
CHILDREN UNDER 12 (WITH FRIENDS AND FAMILY ONLY): FREE (GROUPS OF CHILDREN WITH CLUBS, SUCH AS CUB SCOUTS, SHOULD CONTACT US IN ADVANCE.)
FAMILY TICKET: - (TWO ADULTS + TWO CHILDREN AGED 12 TO 16) @ £45.00

Discounts

  • National Art Pass
  • English Heritage
  • Museums Association

Historic buildings and grounds
WW1, WW2
Relevant collections of signals intelligence
Codebreaking materials and machines
Europe's largest collection of Enigma machines
Typex machine, Lorenz machine
1940s room sets
Handling collection
Cyber Security
Oral history interviews
Bombe Rebuild Project
National Radio Centre

Collection details

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

Key artists and exhibits

  • Espionage, spies & spying
  • Codes and codebreaking
  • Enigma
  • Computer history
  • Alan Turing
  • Dilly Knox
  • The Imitation Game
  • Gordon Welchman
  • Cyber Security
  • The Road to Bletchley Park
  • The Petard Pinch
Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
The exhibition

The Road to Bletchley Park

  • 27 July 2015 — 1 January 2017 *on now

This exhibition tells the story of Codebreaking and Codebreakers in World War One and how the their work paved the way for Bletchley Park to 'hit the ground running' in World War Two.

This exhibition is part of the permanent collection.

Admission

Included within the price of your admission ticket.

Website

https://www.bletchleypark.org.uk/news/v.rhtm/The_Road_to_Bletchley_Park-903110.html

Bletchley Park
Sheridan Drive
Bletchley
Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire
MK3 6EB
England

Website

www.bletchleypark.org.uk

Events Calendar

www.bletchleypark.org.uk/calendar/?days=-1

E-mail

info@bletchleypark.org.uk

Telephone

01908 640404

Fax

+44 (0) 1908 274381

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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