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Certainly a unique place

It's easy to lose your bearings wandering around these tunnels - many look the same. It started... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2019
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Love this place I have been here before an it has never failed, extremely cold an damp you need a... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2019
donna B
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Drakelow Tunnels is the only publicly accessible WWII Shadow Factory and Cold War bunker in the UK. Although not open all year round, the bunker is open when various events take place that include History Tours, Paranormal Tours and Airsoft Games. A...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Kingsford Lane, Kidderminster, England
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

It's easy to lose your bearings wandering around these tunnels - many look the same. It started life as a "shadow" factory - shadowing the building of aeroplane engine parts during WWII. It's had several reincarnations since - as a prospective Regional Seat of Government...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Love this place I have been here before an it has never failed, extremely cold an damp you need a warm coat an a torch always I would suggest taking your own loo roll lol

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank donna B
Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

Went here for a ghost hunt in December and was amazing can’t wait to go back again . Certainly opened my eyes.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

The ghost hunting experience wasn't that bad at all. Explored creepy parts of the tunnels and was eerie for sure. Had small paranormal activities going on but caught nothing on my camera unfortunately. Did a table tipping but there was a crew member who you...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank sarmitegegere1998
Reviewed February 18, 2019

One of the creepiest venues we've been to, plenty of strange goings on and the tunnels are very eerie with the lights off.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 27, 2019

I do a lot of photography and in a place like this you know it's going to be a tripod job - and understandably these aren't allowed on the normal tours. BUT - keep your eye on the FB page and several times a year...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

I was on a paranormal investigation with my team and two other teams who joined us, the location was big enough for us all to investigate and not be in each other’s way, and with locations noise pollution can ruin an investigation but this place...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I visited the abandoned Drakelow tunnels near kidderminster in Worcestershire. We were lucky enough to have an extended tour so got to see things/places people don’t normally see. Well worth the £20 fee. Very historical & interesting, and as it is not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rob W
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Booked this through haunted happenings , Went to find the spirits arrived for 8.30 , 9 pm we went in ,what a brilliant night ,had a chair bang and the Ouija board a few people come through,table tipping ,but not really any ghostly spirit It...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 22, 2018

A fabulous step back I time. Welll worth a visit. It’s cold and dark but well worth while, incredible engineering of tunnels amazing. The old machines along the tunnels are fascinating , I imagine they would still work if started.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Julia J
August 8, 2019|
Response from Adam S | Reviewed this property |
They only advertise a few dates for tours, the spaces fill up very fast. Its ran by volunteers so guess they dont always check facebook etc.
February 3, 2019|
Response from Michael S | Property representative |
Considering Drakelow Tunnels are near Kidderminster in Worcestershire, 132 miles away, I'd say you are pushing your luck to be honest.
Lynne C
March 1, 2018|
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Thanks, I’ll even wash my hands too! 😀