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Kelvedon Hatch Secret Nuclear Bunker

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Address: Kelvedon Hall Lane, Brentwood CM14 5TL, England
Phone Number: 01277 364 883
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Wow! What an amazing place. I would strongly recommend using the recorded tour devices you pick up at the entrance and listen to all of the fascinating info as you go around the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Michelle S
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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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Holbeach, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a fantastic place to visit completely unusual and unique experience steeped in our darkest secret age quite an eye opener. Very well set out and a personal guided tour through a personal handset, lots of things to see and give you a shiver up your spine as to what might have been. Would suggest that it would appeal... More 

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow! What an amazing place. I would strongly recommend using the recorded tour devices you pick up at the entrance and listen to all of the fascinating info as you go around the site. (There is no extra charge for this). The bunker was significantly bigger than I ever expected and I suspect that there were large sections we didn't... More 

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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's unnerving not many people about I wouldn't want to be on my own,very informative and tongue in cheek info through the guide phone, think Blair witch when you see the house!

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Thank Susan S
Ventnor, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The whole thing just looks very tired and shabby and as though no-one is at all bothered about making it a good visitor experience. Unless you have an all-consuming obsession with nuclear bunkers, the amusing road signs for 'secret nuclear bunker' are the most interesting thing about this place. No staff or volunteers around which I felt uneasy about. What... More 

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was looking for something to do on rainy Friday afternoon and came across nuclear bunker. Got the bus there from Brentwood which drops you off at end of the drive to the bunker but it is a ten minute walk to the entrance. The tour is done with a handset so you can pace yourself through the different areas... More 

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place to visit , taking a look into the past Would love to stay and do one of the ghost hunt evenings lol It's a great place to gain knowledge of how it once was to live in a time we can only read about You really feel the atmosphere when you walk in and takes you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only live 5 mins away but never visited but last month We took friends that were visiting from Spain here they were very impressed . It is a great half day out with lots of information and nostalgia models and videos as well as original artefacts would recommend to any age group great for Rainy day. staff were friendly... More 

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West Malling, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across this after seeing an article in the Daily Mail. Whilst it is in the middle of no where, it is signed from the main road! After a short drive down a dirt track you arrive at a car park. From there it is on foot down through some woodland to what looks like a house in the woods!... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this with a few of my friends because - as a local - I have never been here before. I note that when you arrive if you wanted to take any photos inside, you need a licence form the canteen area. The journey starts at an inconspicuous-looking cottage, which leads into the rest of the nuclear bunker. There... More 

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Thank sam c
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the (not-so) Secret Nuclear Bunker with my partner as she's always wanted to go. I had visited before but many years ago. It's a fascinating insight into what it was used for, and the things that went on down there. The smell of the place, the history, the stories told through the tour wand that you pick up... More 

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