Dover Castle
Dover Castle viewed from the spur.
A family walks through Palace Gate.
The Bunker at Dover Castle

The Bunker

A brand new, fully immersive Escape Room experience is now open at Dover Castle. Race against the clock to reach the safety of the bunker by solving puzzles, cracking codes and completing challanges. Do you have the skill and teamwork needed to survive, or will your party bomb out?

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What's On

  • Image: tunnel in the Dumpy level, Dover Castle (copyright Historic England)

    Dumpy

    Wed 22 Jan 12.30pm–3.30pm
  • Image: tunnel in the Dumpy level, Dover Castle (copyright Historic England)

    Dumpy

    Tues 11 Feb 12.30pm–3.30pm

Guidebook: Dover Castle

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 Dover Castle Timeline

800 BC - AD 43Iron Age Hillfort

Massive earth ramparts and ditches are constructed, which will provide the foundation for the medieval castle's curtain walls. Regular cross-Channel trading takes place.

115-40A Roman Lighthouse

The Romans build a lighthouse here to guide ships into the harbour, the base of the fleet patrolling the Channel.

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