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Fort Nelson Education

Fort Nelson is a 19-acre Victorian fort comprising tunnels, ramparts, hospital, and barrack rooms, in addition to galleries displaying the history of artillery.

Experience hands-on education sessions that incorporate the latest digital technology to explore and map your pupils’ own ideas, which can be taken back for use in the classroom.

Our education team will bring history to life for your pupils in a range of engaging and interactive workshops.

For more information about any of our workshops or to book please contact our Bookings Team.

Tel: 0113 220 1888
Email: bookings@armouries.org.uk


Did you know?

Thunder birds are go!

Artillery pieces before about 1700 were often classified by names. A rare type of very big gun was known as a basilisk; a more common long powerful gun was known as a culverin; and smaller versions were named after birds of prey such as saker and falcon.

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