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Scotland's Secret Bunker

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Interesting and somewhat scary. It reminded me of the war room in Dr Strangelove. Built in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
storsbergg
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Remsen, New York
Bigger than we thought!

We went to Scotland's Secret Bunker on the recommendation of my brother and sister-in-law who went... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BL_adventure
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Austin, Texas
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Scotland's best kept secret.... Until now! Hidden beneath an innocent Scottish farmhouse lies Scotland's Secret Bunker. A 450 foot tunnel leads you to the blast proof doors which defend 24,000 square feet of secret accommodation which was built to...more
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Troywood, Crail KY16 8QH, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Somewhere I've intended to visit for some time. Very interesting and thought provoking. Who knows what secrets our government have got hidden away these days ? Anyway this facility is well worth visiting. Make sure you get the audio guide which adds considerably to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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kirstyw1346, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, many thanks for the positive review of your experience to Scotland's Secret Bunker. So pleased that you found it interesting and informative. We do hope that you will return again one day. Haste ye back! Best Wishes The team at Scotland's Secret Bunker

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting and somewhat scary. It reminded me of the war room in Dr Strangelove. Built in the forties with every decade represented by authentic equipment.

Date of experience: September 2018
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kirstyw1346, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, many thanks for your positive review of your visit to Scotland's Secret Bunker. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit and we do hope you will return again one day. Haste ye back! Best Wishes The team at Scotland's Secret Bunker

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally got round to visiting the 'bunker' after talking about it for long enough. A great attraction spread over two levels. Spent a couple of hours her and availed of the very informative audio tour. Staff were very knowledgeable and approachable. Fascinating history. Closes for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kirstyw1346, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Delighted that you visited Scotland's Secret Bunker and that you found it interesting and informative. We are open from the 1 March to 31 October every year. We do hope you will come back again one day. Haste ye back! Best Wishes The team...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Scotland's Secret Bunker on the recommendation of my brother and sister-in-law who went a few years ago. They loved it and so did we! It was so much bigger than we thought it would be, which was fascinating. We spent well over...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank BL_adventure
kirstyw1346, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Scotland's Secret Bunker. I am sure you will agree that you can spend a long time in this wonderful museum giving you an insight into the Cold War Era. We do hope that you will come again...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018

This little gem is a must see if you are in the area. On driving up to the entrance gate there was such a feel good factor and excitement in our car. Our 11 year old son absolutely loved it. All exhibits are very well...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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kirstyw1346, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings From Scotland's Secret Bunker. We are delighted that you decided to come with your family to Scotland's Secret Bunker. Thank you for the super review and so pleased that your son enjoyed, we get many children who visit and find it fascinating!! We do...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I visited here with hubby and kids - they had some good deals for family tickets and kids 4 and under went free. It’s not particularly suitable for buggies so we put the 1 year old in the carrier and he was happy. The kids...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

A very extensive site hidden below the lovely Fife countryside. Nice welcome and the usual request "How did you hear of us"--my reply was "from a 1960's Russian Map showing all the UK Bunkers " Nothing is secret . Absolutely brilliant place to visit to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Because it was a wet day we decided to visit the secret bunker as we had seen it on TV... Never thought I would say this but I'm glad it was raining.... Really worth a visit and girl at reception is very knowledgeable and passionate...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kirstyw1346, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear John, Delighted that you decided to visit Scotland's Secret Bunker and that you had an enjoyable time. Anna Kate is very passionate about the Bunker and the Cold War era and I am sure she let you know everything. We do hope that you...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Having driven past signs for the Secret Bunker many times eventually visited on a wet grey October day and we were very pleasantly surprised. The girl on reception could not have been more helpful and answered a myriad of questions. The exhibits were well presented...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kirstyweir16, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear Sheena We are son pleased that you decided to stop and see what Scotland’s Secret Bunker is all about and that you had a very pleasant experience. Anna Kate I think is the lady that you mention is out tour guide/historian and she is...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

Been many years ago but decided to return. Very good if you are interested in this sort of attraction. Could easily spend more than a couple of hours here. Nice cafe for a break.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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kirstyweir16, Public Relations Manager at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hello Delighted that you decided to come back and visit us again!! We would agree you could spend more than a couple of hours here as you say, The Bunker is a fascinating place full of history that many people don’t know about! Hope that...More

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iangillies
9 September 2018|
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Response from kirstyw1346 | Property representative |
Hello, we are sorry but we do not have a lift, there are about 20 steps do go down and we have staff on hand who will be very willing to help you. Anything else please contact us direct on the telephone at Scotland's Secret... More
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Jane G
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Response from JamesMitchell_12 | Property representative |
Dear Jazi, Thank you for your enquiry concerning a proposed visit to Scotland's Secret Bunker. We are more than happy to permit dogs as long as you remember to keep your dog on a lead, and walk your dog before you come... More
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Jane G
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