FORT NELSON IN WWI

an actor dressed as a world war one solider in trench

12:00am Monday 6th August 2012 - 12:00am Sunday 19th August 2012 at Fort Nelson

DAILY

6 – 19 August

ACTIVITY AREA

10.30am – 3.30pm
WWI themed craft activities plus come and try on WWI Uniforms

SANDBAG RACES

11am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm
£2
How fast can you build a sandbag wall?
Come and have a go!

PRIZE TRAIL – EXPLORE THE WORLD AT FORT NELSON

Find the flags and solve the puzzles.

GUN FIRINGS

12 Noon & 3pm
Free

Experience the noise and power of one of our big guns firing. Today’s gun is the 18-pounder Field Gun used in the First World War.

GUIDED TOURS

10.45am & 2.45pm
£1 per person

Discover the history of the Fort
Join our expert guide for a fascinating tour.

SPECIAL WEEKEND

Saturday 11 & Sunday 12 August

Weekend highlights will include WWI equipment handling sessions with our experts, races (how fast can you build a sandbag wall?), gun firings by costumed volunteers, face-painting and various games and activities.