I enjoyed the information on display and the facilities provided at the Old Battery as well as the site itself. You should ideally have an interest in military history to really appreciate this place. With a stunning view of the needles/solent and if you visit the new battery at the same (free) I think the entry fee is just about worth it. The downside is parking charges at the Needles car park, but even that isn't utterly unreasonable. Can't help thinking that the area would be so much better (and cheaper) without the nearby theme park.
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