Tilbury Fort

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You don’t need to book your visit in advance, but you will always get the best price and guaranteed entry by booking online ahead of your visit. The prices shown here include a discount. The admission price will be higher if you choose to pay on the day you visit.

You can book your advance ticket online up to 9am on the day you want to visit.

Your booking is for the site/event only and does not guarantee a car parking space, which may carry an additional charge.

You can arrive anytime from the time slot you book, and stay as long as you like.

If you are a Member and wish to book, your ticket will still be free. Please remember to bring your English Heritage membership card with you. Members are able to book tickets for those included in the membership only. Any additional bookings made will be chargeable on site.

Some of our sites can get very busy, especially on Bank Holidays. Our busiest times are between 11am and 2pm, so if you prefer to visit at a quieter time you may wish to visit outside of these hours.

Please remember to bring your booking confirmation with you when you visit.

You can currently book for visits up to 31 March 2022.

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  • Parking

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    Free parking in front of fort. Further parking available adjacent to World's End Public House.
  • Road Access

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    Located 1⁄2 mile East of Tilbury off A126, close to the Port of Tilbury
  • SAT NAV

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    Postcode : RM18 7NR

    Latitude : 51.451978

    Longtitude : 0.374501

  • Bus Access

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    Ensignbus service 99 connects with trains at Tilbury Town and passes the fort
  • Train Access

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    Tilbury Town 1 1⁄2 miles
  • Bicycle Access

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    Find this site on The National Cycle Network

  • Ferry Access

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    Gravesend – Tilbury Ferry, then 1⁄4 mile walk

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