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Wear something for walking

This just brings home how horrid the time must have been for the islanders, and the slaves the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KennyC2018please
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Another diverse battery

Phew this was the last on my whistle stop tour of those opens today by COIS. A slightly frosty... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Icelass
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Langford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This just brings home how horrid the time must have been for the islanders, and the slaves the Germans used to build these places. Interesting in a macabre way.

Thank KennyC2018please
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Phew this was the last on my whistle stop tour of those opens today by COIS. A slightly frosty welcome but aside from that really enjoyed my visit. Lots to see and explore and read about. Again the video was a great way to put...More

Thank Icelass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a stop here while on the Waverly Circle Island tour. While we did not enter the battery itself we had an awesome view from the outside and of the Naval direction finding tower. Beautiful views and well worth the visit

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Our friends took us to show us this fascinating piece of history from the Second World War and the occupation of Jersey by Nazi Germany. It shows the the amount of construction that went into all these structures and makes you wonder how they built...More

Thank Raymond S
Reviewed 9 September 2018

When viewed purely from the outside it’s a fascinating site, but if your lucky enough to visit when the bunkers are open, wow your in for a treat the bunkers are full of WW2 memorabilia. A bargain at £3.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Anyone with an interest in Second World War history...this is a must! Fascinating to be able to see the defence installations up close and marvel at how much is left. It really gives you a sense of working in the footsteps of the past.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I found the Battery by chance and it really gives one the impression of a foreign nation being in Jersey. There are lovely views from the battlements and one can also go down steps to see how deep the batteries go. It can be quite...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We went for a walk around the battery and luckily picked a day it was open for viewing, what a fantastic piece of engineering well worth a visit

Thank WoodyBacup
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Bit of real history , great views , good walks from this point , and a nice place to take in some of the history of defence

Thank exglobalagent
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Fascinating, but please ensure you check the opening hours of the restored bunkers for the full experience. Lots to explore if the 'main' bunkers are closed but SO much better with full access when open at the weekends

Thank SamStrange
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mandprecycling
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Response from garyparker231 | Reviewed this property |
Jersey is full of wonderful bunkers as well as World War Two history. I believe it will be open, however go on the tour which is 20 pounds for the who day and you won't regret it, as you see all the island. Hope you enjoy.
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lindalivo
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Response from CIOS_Jersey | Property representative |
Hi Linda, apologies for the delay in responding. October is very late in the season for us and most bunkers are closed by then. The final opening for 2016 is at Batterie Moltke, up at Les Landes, on October 8th. It is a... More
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