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Fort Nelson

Big history: from dominant castle to hidden fort

2,000 years of history
Cold War, First World War, Local history, Medieval, Napoleonic Wars, Romans, Saxons, Second World War, Tudors, Vikings
£200

We offer 2,000 years of history in four hours with our dual site workshops.

In partnership with English Heritage, We offer 2,000 years of history in four hours with our dual site workshops.

Portchester Castle

in an interactive workshop students will explore the development of the site, weaponry and warfare from the Romans to the Tudors.

Fort Nelson

the story continues through Victorian times to the 21st century with handling activities and a gun-firing demonstration.

Get more information about Portchester Castle on the English Heritage website.

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