Trafalgar Day Salute

Children and interpreters gather around a Trafalgar canon

10:00am Sunday 19th October 2008 - 4:00pm Sunday 19th October 2008 at Fort Nelson

Gunfirings and presentations in advance of the 203rd anniversary of Admiral Nelson’s great victory.

See an original 1805 dated 12 pounder gun, of the kind used on board HMS Victory, fired by a uniformed crew of sailers at 12 noon and 3pm.

Also, throughout the day, watch presentations about the life of Admiral Nelson, the Battle of Trafalgar and other great naval events.

Free entry to fort and event – no need to book.

Visitor Information

The location address, map and a guide to getting here can be found on the Visitor Information page