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So spooky

Got the key from the Wildlife Centre in St Anne's. Oh my goodness what a spooky place! I actually... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Dizzydeels
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Chichester, England, United Kingdom
Amazing position and view

A good place to visit - the old German gun command centre. It might for some be an eyesore but it... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
ScotinEngland
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Swindon
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Got the key from the Wildlife Centre in St Anne's. Oh my goodness what a spooky place! I actually couldn't tolerate the atmosphere inside. It was a beautiful, warm, sunny day and we drove up to it in the little hire car. Got in easily...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Dizzydeels
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

A good place to visit - the old German gun command centre. It might for some be an eyesore but it is iconic. Take a torch for the lower levels which are unlit but there is a light switch as you go in for the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ScotinEngland
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This eerie tower feels like a venue for dungeons and dragons, but it also gives you a terrifying insight into what it must have been like for the German soldiers stuck out on this Little Rock in the Channel, behind 6ft thick concrete walls waiting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Daenelle
Reviewed 15 August 2018

It's biggest bunker/ranging tower on the island so really interesting to look around and worth the climb up the stairs for the great views over the east end of the island. A lot of people seem confused as to how to get in or where...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank V4357CUJoshuaC
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This ranging tower dominates this side of them island. It’s not that easy to find and the bird hide nearby appears closed. Sadly there is no access unless arranged with the tourist off in advance - which considering most other bunkers are open access, is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Seelo
Reviewed 3 July 2018

If you ask around you ,ay be able to borrow a key to see inside Its and easy walk from the station. ..

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Henry f
Reviewed 25 June 2018

A sad reminder of past times many ways, but well worth the effort to explore in tranquility and thankfulness. The views are spectacular and on our visit the visibility exceptional. Just one for the many ghosts of the past on this lovely island

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Richard W
Reviewed 24 March 2018

A good climb but lots of brambles the views from here are amazing We also explored the nearby bunker

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank carolynn l
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Alderney offers something different to any normal ww2 heritage site so much is free , unchanged and almost like the war had just finished. All be it very sad , it’s history and this island is rich in history as the Germans occupied it for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Aaron B
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This WW2 German artillery tower can be visited if you get the key from the tourist offices on the Main Street in St Anne's, after leaving a cash deposit. The Odeon is at the east end of the island, close to the lighthouse in a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank daveashuk
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