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Scotland's Secret Bunker

Troywood, Crail, Scotland
+44 1333 310301
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A must if in the area!

A great attraction and historical visit. Great wet weather visit and gives the insight to what may... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
cbs194
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Another world

A careful restoration of an actual nuclear bunker.Brought back memories of watching films, adverts... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Julie B
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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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 help safeguard Scotland during the Cold War in the event of a nuclear attack. The Secret Bunker lies 100 feet underground and is the size of two football pitches, one on top of the other so there is plenty of exploring to do! Come and discover how Scotland would have been governed from the depths of Fife and how they would have survived a nuclear attack from the most deadly bombs!
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  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great attraction and historical visit. Great wet weather visit and gives the insight to what may have been. We spent a couple of hours here. Worth spending a bit more and getting the audio tour. Staff very knowledgeable and assist if you have any...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A careful restoration of an actual nuclear bunker.Brought back memories of watching films, adverts and plays about nuclear war such as When The Wind Blows by Raymond Briggs. It was as if the people had just got up and left.You could see the command centre...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Really enjoyed the military bunker, that was decommissioned in the early 1990s has been made into an unusual tourist attraction. Really interesting, especially the farm house disguised the guard house and entrance into the bunker. The sheer scale of the bunker is amazing. We really...More

Thank Jay A
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Scotland's Secret Bunker is so secret, it's hard to find! It was a very good history lesson of the Cold War.

Thank Alison K
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit. Extensive well laid out exhibits over two underground floors making everything very interesting. Audio guide is very informative. Useful having toilets and a cafe. Two flight of stairs so not suitable for wheelchair users. If you can manage the stairs there...More

Thank 9Moer
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We visited during the school break (2 adults and a 6 and 9 year old. We all had a really good afternoon. The whole place was fascinating and the nuclear blast demo was very interesting. There is a cafe and small shop on site. We...More

Thank Christopher R
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Went to the bunker with my wife, 3 and 2 year old. We had a really good day having a look inside this bunker. The talk by the owner was a good insight and interesting to listen to. I do feel the price is slightly...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We visited last week during a week long trip to St Andrews. It's a very interesting place and the owner gave a chat about acquiring the bunker and what it would be like to be there if a nuclear attack happened! That was a real...More

Thank BJVoukel
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Scotland's Secret Bunker today and it was brilliant. Used an audio guide for information and there was plenty to see in this nuclear bunker from the 50s. Well worth a visit.

Thank family-aberdeen
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We just visited the secret bunker this morning and enjoyed the experience until the show we attended in the main control room. I was extremely disappointed at the end of the performance put on by the gentleman who owns the bunker. He asked the audience...More

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JamesMitchell_12, Owner at Scotland's Secret Bunker, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Dear Linsey and son, On reading your e/mail I find myself humbled and I am sincerely sorry for any harm I have caused to you and your son. It was not my intention to embarrass your son as it was meant in fun. I will...More

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