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Western Heights Open Weekend

Exhibitions, Sport & Leisure
Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th September 2017

Western Heights Preservation Society, C/O Dover Museum, Market Square, Dover, CT16 1PH.


The Western Heights are hosting their second open weekend of the year. Explore the Napoleonic fortification and meet re-enactors from the Napoleonic era up to the Second World War. There will also be an opportunity to visit the Grand Shaft.

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September 2017.  Drop Redoubt Fort, Drop Redoubt Road, Western Heights, Dover, CT17 9DZ

1000 - 1700 both days

Admission: £5.00 adults, children under 18 go free.

Half price to EH members.

Special considerations: the site is not suitable for pushchairs or disabled access due to the site access through a small tunnel and numerous steps. The site is a scheduled ancient monument. Appropriate footwear recommended, lighting is provided on site. Temporary toilet facilities prior to entering site but nothing inside. Parking is provided on the Western Heights sports field and signposted from North & South Military Road. No smoking or alcohol allowed on site.


Telephone: 01304 201066


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