Book your visit
You now need to book timed-tickets in advance to visit Landguard Fort.
We have introduced limits on visitor numbers to help keep everyone safe, and you won’t be able to visit without your booking confirmation.
If you’re a Member, your ticket will be free, but you still need to book in advance.
Landguard Fort is open Saturday and Sunday, 11.00-16.00.Book your visit
Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaHandrailsEasy-use CutleryAssistance Dogs WelcomeWheelchair LoanSite FoldersDog Bowl and ToiletingA water bowl is available for their refreshment.Wheelchair Access<p> Access to the ground floor levels of the fort is possible for those in wheelchairs. Assistance may be required with entry to a few rooms where ramps have not yet been fitted to the threshold. 24 of the 32 audio tour points are on the ground floor. </p> <p> Access to the first floor is by about 20 relatively shallow steps in five separate locations. One set of steps has a partial handrail only. If this is a problem please ask to be directed to a more suitable access point. There is no public access to the second floor as this leads directly to the roof. </p>Entrance / Set DownDisabled visitors can be set down near to the site entrance - no prior arrangement is necessary.Disabled ParkingThere are two designated spaces, both located 10 metres from the entrance.OnSite TransportNoStairsAccess to the first floor is by about 20 relatively shallow steps in five separate locations.Lift AccessNoSeating And RestpointsSeating and rest points can be found in various locations across the site.Pathways Surface And GradientspathsSurfaceGradients
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible ToiletsHandrailsAssistance Dogs WelcomeBraille GuidesBraille SignageTorchesSensory ExperiencesSensory experiences include the sound of the sea, birds and various port operations.Dog Bowl and ToiletingA water bowl is available for their refreshment.Handling ObjectsVisitors can handle a number of items, including weapons and a uniform, in the Guardroom (located on the ground floor).Audio ToursYesTactile ModelsNoAreas Of Low LightingYesColour ContrastsYes, various areas.Large PrintNo
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs WelcomeVibrating Fire AlarmsTour TranscriptsFilm SubtitlesBSL ToursAudio Installation TranscriptsDog Bowl and ToiletingA water bowl is available for their refreshment.Induction LoopsPortable loop and amplifiers are available for the hard of hearing.
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaEasy-use CutlerySensory ExperiencesSensory experiences include the sound of the sea, birds and various port operations.Handling ObjectsVisitors can handle a number of items, including weapons and a uniform, in the Guardroom (located on the ground floor).Easy Read MaterialNoLarge Print MaterialNo
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use CutleryBottle / Food WarmingHigh Chairs
Health And Safety
Trip HazardYesSheer DropYesSlip HazardYesSteep SlopeYesUneven GroundYes