Dover Western Heights Open Weekend
Visit a 200 year old Napoleonic fort and Triple Helix staircase down through Dover's White Cliffs
The Western Heights Ptresevation Society would like to extend a warm welcome and invitation to our second annual opening of the 200 year old Drop Redoubt Fort and Grand Shaft Staircase in Dover. Our aim is to enable pubic access and give as many people as possible the opportunity to visit this unique structure that is closed for much of the year. Join us for militay reenactments, musket fire, drills, and explore the Napoleonic fort at your leisure. Enjoy cakes and hot and cold drinks in the Casemate Cafe and see first hand how the volunteers are restoring and preserving this amzing site. Explore the tunnels, go down into the dark casemates, view the cells and the main gunpowder magazine, enjoy amazing views of Dover, France and the castle from the top. Free parking is available at the Citadel sports field and admission is just £5 per adult with aall children under 18 going free. Head for CT17 9DZ to find us.