Landguard Fort

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Advanced Booking

You 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.

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  • Parking

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    Limited free parking spaces are available in front of the fort, 10 metres from the main entrance. Approximately 10 spaces, not marked, including 2 for blue badge holders.

    Public pay-and-display parking, not managed by English Heritage, can be found opposite the fort (across the road, approximately 50 metres away).

    Coaches and minibuses can park at the fort, although spaces are not allocated.

  • Road Access

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    1 mile south of Felixstowe town centre – follow signs to Landguard Point
  • SAT NAV

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    Postcode : IP11 3TW

    Latitude : 51.936826

    Longtitude : 1.320806

  • Bus Access

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    First Bus 77

  • Train Access

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    Felixstowe 2 1⁄2 miles
  • Bicycle Access

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    Sustrans route 51 (part of the National Cycle Network) runs from Ipswich to Landguard - for details visit their website.

  • Ferry Access

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    The Harwich Harbour Foot and Bicycle Ferry runs from John Bradfield Viewing Area next to Landguard Visitor Centre to Harwich and Shotley - for details visit their website.  

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