Gravesend Cold War Bunker

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Woodlands Park Wrotham Road
DA11 0QF

Gravesend's secret Cold War bunker was an underground command post, built in 1954, from which Gravesend's rescue and emergency services were to be co-ordinated in the event of a nuclear attack. Its 13 rooms contained power and ventilation plant, communications areas for the command staff and dormitories.

Further information

Opening Hours:

Closed: The bunker opens for organsied tours only, for further information please call 01474 33 76 00

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Facilities and services

Facilities information:

This venue if not accessible for wheelchair users or those with walking difficulties


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