BRITAIN’S HISTORY
ON YOUR DOORSTEP

There’s always something happening at Fort Amherst.

Check out our regular and special events, and come and visit us soon!

> New and exciting for 2021

Regular Events

Tunnel Tours

Tunnel Tours: discover how Fort Amherst’s tunnels helped defend Chatham and Medway.

CHILDREN’S DISCOVERY TRAIL

Children’s Discovery Trail
The Missing Boot! Solve a mystery with Dash the Dog!

Nature Trails
Explore the natural world through the Herb Garden, Bug Corner and Woodland Walk.

SPOOKY
FORT

Shiver your timbers with our spooky tunnel tours and spirit and paranormal investigations.

Don’t forget that Fort Amherst’s 20 acres of park grounds, all linked to the Great Lines Heritage Park, are FREE to explore all year long. Get the family out and about today!

FORT AMHERST GROUNDS

KIDS’ WORKSHOPS

(During school holidays – check calendar for dates and prices) Children can burn off energy in the fresh air and learn about nature, too! Explore Fort Amherst’s Nature Trail with a nature expert, and then make a bat, bird, butterfly or ladybird house to take home. Adult supervision required.

KIDS’ WORKSHOPS

> New and exciting for 2021

SPECIAL EVENTS

FORT AMHERST AMPHITHEATRE

Our brand new, exciting and unique venue for community events is also available for booking. Check out the programme today!

15th January 2022 10.00 - 13.00

Fort Amherst Photography Friendly Tour

If you love history and architecture photography then this is the ideal tour for you.

A unique opportunity to learn about the history of the Napoleonic tunnels with the space and time to photograph them properly.

12th February 2022 10.00 - 13.00

Fort Amherst Photography Friendly Tour

If you love history and architecture photography then this is the ideal tour for you.

A unique opportunity to learn about the history of the Napoleonic tunnels with the space and time to photograph them properly.

TALKS AND LECTURES

Interested in finding out more? Fort Amherst has a rolling programme of talks and opportunities to learn.

Photo by Piers Gray

A WEEK OF HALLOWEEN

Halloween Horrors is our very popular, award-winning and spectacular spooky event. Come and join us and the dream doctor… if you dare!

22nd - 24th / 28th - 31st October.

We welcome your enquiry:
please ring the office

01634 847 747

WELCOME!  •  Bienvenue a Fort Amherst  •  Bienvenido a Fort Amherst  •  Willkommen zu a Fort Amherst  •  Witamy w Fort Amherst  • 

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