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New Tavern Fort

Fort Gardens, Gravesend, England
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Been doing the prom at Gravesend for years. Let's just say it has a special place in my partner and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Graham H
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Historic

Love visiting the prom/ new fort tavern especially when the underground bunker is open which tends... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kellybain28
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been doing the prom at Gravesend for years. Let's just say it has a special place in my partner and mines hearts. Been down to the waterfront so many times over time and going to the new tavern fort both above and below ground was...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love visiting the prom/ new fort tavern especially when the underground bunker is open which tends to be when the regatta is on. The area is open, clean with nice flowers planted while its steeped with history and you can get close to some of...More

Thank kellybain28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a nice walk along the river front from the Tilbury/Gravesend Ferry, spent a nice afternoon in the New Tavern Fort and Gardens visiting 2 museums, a great afternoon.

Thank thurrock2015
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Being rather local to the fort its nice to walk out the door some weekends and find a event going on, its well worth a visit if you have a weekend spare. I highly recommend exploring the bunker and the old style shoppe when its...More

Thank Geeky G
Reviewed 14 February 2017

As a child we always used to go to the prom, the gardens where always so well kept and the place was a family treat. However now this is more like a hang out for people to bunk school, sit in corners drinking super strength...More

Thank Donzerella
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Lovely gardens, the level of mainatance and care is to be seen. I wish everyone else to visit and experience this.

Thank James Kevin R
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This place has it all History all the way back to Henry 8th ,to Napoleons and WW11 There's all sorts of historic relics In the summer there's tunnels to visit Gardens to walk through Lots of seats to have a rest too Check out the...More

Thank sherbert852
Reviewed 11 October 2016

A nice park with lots to entertain children and adults. The park cafe is a wonderful place to rest with a sandwich and a cup of tea and the children can run around safe and sound. The shipping can be watched from the park area...More

Thank MartynDyer
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Gravesend's history as a port and fort is long, and dates back to the fourteenth century; the New Tavern Fort incorporates elements of the town's past in a series of interesting displays and in a fine reconstructure of parts of the fort. It is also...More

Thank MaxGlobetrotter
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The last weekend in September can always be a bit of a hit and miss affair weather wise. However, the Saturday was set fair, although cloud moved over mid afternoon. The Forties at the Fort event was well attended, lot's of stalls, many dressed in...More

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