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Fort Paull

Battery Road, Kingston-upon-Hull HU12 8FP, England
+44 1482 896236
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A bit weird

Not worth the entrance fee for a family. Some very weird displays, some actually quite disturbing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deborah C
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South Shields, United Kingdom
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Needs updating

This could be a great place to visit but needs a lot of updating! I understand that you can't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
purpleherring
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Fort Paull is the only fully intact Napoleonic Fortress in the North. Covering 10 acres of land this Museum is full of Underground tunnels and rooms, fantastic exhibits and on most weekends throughout the Summer, fantastic displays and events. The Fort is also the home of the worlds only surviving Blackburn Beverley Aircraft. There is also a fully licenced bar and tea rooms on site.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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Battery Road, Kingston-upon-Hull HU12 8FP, England
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+44 1482 896236
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not worth the entrance fee for a family. Some very weird displays, some actually quite disturbing, and the whole place is run down and a bit dangerous for young kids. Really needs some time and money spending on it if they want to attract more...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This could be a great place to visit but needs a lot of updating! I understand that you can't change the buildings too much as its national heritage but the steps are corroding and are therefore dangerous. The mannequins are old looking and the clothes...More

Thank purpleherring
Reviewed 1 week ago

The receptionist was very helpful and gave a good overview of what to expect. Entry fee was £6.50 for an adult. If you want to experience what it was like during Ww1 and Ww2 there are a lot of stairs to climb as most of...More

Thank Stella M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this place very run down . The exhibits were old and tatty....a lot of the mannequins in the displays were shabbily dressed...a lot needs replacing. . I'm sure it could be restored to be much better. There was damp everywhere and it smelled...More

Thank Janbilly32
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited her in June this year. Had high hopes, but on entering the reception area the smell hits you. The receptionist was helpful. I was pleased to only pay for 2 adults and the kids were free. So not worth the admission fee. The gift...More

Thank Clbb39
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fort Paull was exceptional value for money. It is a heritage site that is under a preservation order so apparently as I understood it was limited as to development of the displays. There are some truly amazing sites to see here. The last Blackburn Beverley...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Won a family ticket and it was good / pleased to see the Blackburn Beverley which it's worth a visit for but had ample time of only 2 and half hours. 7 year old enjoyed but 4 year old was more interested in play area!...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this place by accident, but fascinating to explore. The admission price good, £6.50. Full of interesting facts, and memorabilia from the military and the wars . Lots of tunnels to explore, so not good for disabled or elderly. Although its a listed building therefore...More

Thank Caravanshaz
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Been to Fort Paull many times, for walk's around, events, they are re-enactments of all kinds, medieval sword fighting, WW2 battles, living history, charity events etc lots going on mostly through summer and all year too but more quieter in the winter months. Fort Paull...More

Thank Maximus S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

So the place it self has lots of knowledge if that's what your looking for ... I loved it .. my children on the other hand didn't . . Wasn't interested and couldn't read so I had to try tell them at each stage .....More

Thank Natalie P
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FLOWERPEOPLE
23 September 2016|
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Response from stephen m | Reviewed this property |
sorry no dogs allowed
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FLOWERPEOPLE
23 September 2016|
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Response from sophiejay1996 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not entirely sure because when I went there was no dogs there, I probably wouldn't just for the loud noises and things, in case your dog gets scared. :-)
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Royston C
27 August 2015|
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Response from stephen m | Reviewed this property |
the prices for fort paull are £6.50 for adults £5.50 for children and concessions family 2 adults 2 children £20.00 hope this was helpful to you
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