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Tanks-Alot

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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Surprise birthday gift

Stumbled upon this gem by happenstance. Visiting the Oxford area and our friends suggested tank... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wwtrvlngmx
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Lakenheath, United Kingdom
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17 Year olds Driving Lessons !

Brilliant day out for my son and his mate driving tanks for his 17th Birthday present. The Full... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alan H
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Tanks A Lot - Amazing 100 acre venue with over 100 tanks and military vehicles and your chance to drive rather than look. Private car crushes available any time. The Full Monty driving day on last Saturday of most months. Large corporate themed...more
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Spring Farm | Welsh Lane, Helmdon NN13 5QD, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I got this as a birthday gift from my wife. I got it for my sons. Worth every penny. I cant recommend the experience highly enough. a huge smile across the whole family's faces all day. Even for my spectating Mrs. Exciting, informative, friendly. All...More

6  Thank JulianC1944
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Whilst I had a great half-day experience one only drove twice (once in two different vehicles) around an admittedly large field in tracked vehicles and twice around a small field in a Springer (dune buggy type vehicle). Spent over an hour in their armoury session...More

2  Thank TouristSussex
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem by happenstance. Visiting the Oxford area and our friends suggested tank driving, ok! Todd was great, very friendly, had good stories, and great wet weather for offloading. Could have spent a lot more time exploring the compound!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant day out for my son and his mate driving tanks for his 17th Birthday present. The Full Monty: Got to drive an SPG Self Propelled Gun, M249 armoured personell carrier, a Striker rocket launcher and a Springer Jeep. The best driver on the day...More

3  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous birthday gift from my son, daughter-in-law & grandchildren 😊 3 hours, drove 3 tanks & ran over a car, what more could a woman wish for! Todd was an excellent host, shared some great stories & a tank load of knowledge gained from years...More

3  Thank LadyofSuffolk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic day I had yesterday, and I am still grinning from ear to ear. Never had so much fun in one place at one time. I will be back again in the future, as the place was great, Instructors were fantastic and I...More

4  Thank Kate J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to see people with big grins on their faces all day this is the place to come! Bought as a Christmas present by our wives, myself and Warren had an awesome day despite the cold and rain. All the instructors were extremely...More

4  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been today, had a great time. Bought for my 30th birthday earlier in the year (full monty). Had a great time driving the 432, Russian monster and a few other activities chucked in for good measure. Great talk in the armoury first. Refreshments available all...More

3  Thank steve s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the amazing Tanks a Lot experience earlier today to celebrate our son, Will’s, forthcoming 18th birthday. He brought six friends from school, with mixed driving capability, along with five family members. First up were some laps in the 432 Armoured Personnel Carriers which...More

2  Thank Tim M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is probably one of the best days out i have ever had! My lovely girlfriend bought this day out for me for Xmas, knowing that i love all things military. And i have to say she got it spot on! Tanks, guns, off...More

2  Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a Fantastic time. Drove 3 different types of tracked vehicles. An amoured personnel carrier, a self propeled gun and a main battle tank.3 different driving styles and 3 times the fun. Finished the day crushing my old car with the main battle tank! Brilliant.

2  Thank Nige299
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Had experience voucher given to me for my birthday. Wasn't really sure what to expect. Met by Tod who was very friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Camos on and health and safety covered it's off to drive an armoured personnel carrier. Fairly steep learning curve but...More

2  Thank charlesbA2153BL
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when you purchase a voucher or book a date I send a list of local accommodation - Banbury is only 15-20 minutes taxi ride away so any hotels in Banbury, or Brackley is about 15 minutes away too - or the Green Man at Brackley... More
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