Access at Upnor Castle

Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
No
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
Yes
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
There is disabled access to the grounds only, with a ramp leading into the Lower Magazine.
Entrance/Set Down
Disabled visitors can be set down outside the Barrack Block.
Disabled Parking
Unfortunately there is no disabled parking on site.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
No Information Available
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Seating is available in the picnic area.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
The site features mainly gravel and paving/flagstone surfaces.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
Yes
Accessible Toilets
No
Torches
Yes
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
No
Audio Tours
Yes
Site Tours
No
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
On a bright day, eyes may take a while to adjust to light levels in Lower Magazine.
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
Yes
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
Permanent induction loops are available in the shop.
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
No
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No
Easy Read Material
No Information Available
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
No
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
No
Child Size Portions
No
Highchairs
No
Special Diets
No Information Available
Health and Safety
Deep Water
Please ensure that children are supervised at all times when close to the banks of the River Medway.
Trip Hazard
There are uneven surfaces throughout the site.
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
No Information Available
Steep Slope
There are a few steep slopes across the site.
Steep Stairs
No Information Available
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
There are uneven surfaces throughout the site.

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