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Dungeness Power Station Visitor Centre

Dungeness Road, Dungeness TN29 9PX, England
+44 1797 343728
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Eye opening visit

What a great morning, you get a guided tour around the whole of the Dungeness B power station... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Paul M
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
via mobile
Terriffic tour

This was a super tour: interesting, informative and not overly polished. It involved a 1.5 mile... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
amertner
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Dungeness Power Station Visitor Centre Exhibition area opening hours 0900 - 1600 Monday to Friday (except Bank Holidays). FREE Plant tours (pre booked at least 3 weeks in advance) available for the general public, education groups, home educated students/families, social groups & business groups (minimum age for tour 8 years). We are available to host meetings/events in addition to pre booked plant tours.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Dungeness Road, Dungeness TN29 9PX, England
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+44 1797 343728
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great morning, you get a guided tour around the whole of the Dungeness B power station. Safety is of the utmost importance, which in a nuclear power station is very reassuring. Our guides were very knowledgeable and keen for us to ask many...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a super tour: interesting, informative and not overly polished. It involved a 1.5 mile walk through the working power station, including seeing the reactor itself, the turbine hall, de-aerators, etc. We were all given a safety briefing, hard hat, protective glasses and a...More

Thank amertner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really well worth a visit, very informative tour guide, taken through the whole site even the simulated control centre.

Thank julietgoulding
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic afternoon on the guided tour, really interesting & fantastic guides we would definately visit again

1  Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 12 September 2017

An informative trip around the station with a very amusing and competent guide. Shame we couldn't access the reactor hall due to maintenance but interesting all the same. Information was excellent although it tended to brush over important topics such as disposal and the associated...More

1  Thank weebrian1
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Went on an organised day with the Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway and the power station tour. The staff at the visitor centre were friendly and we had a great day. My younger one who is 8 enjoyed the tour and meeting all the staff,...More

1  Thank oehugh
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Went for a tour as hubby wanted to go. I really didn't fancy going but went along. Really intresting if your into that sort of thing. Very safety conscience and security is top notch! Tour guides very knowledgeable but found one of the tour guides...More

1  Thank J500
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Staff were very friendly, knowledgeable and approachable. Tour was easily arranged by email in advance. The whole event was very well organised, from the briefing, tour and the range of hands on family activities back at the visitor centre afterwards. Would recommend! Children need to...More

1  Thank pstedmancollins
Reviewed 7 August 2017

A trip to Dungeness is worthwhile without the power station - it is a very bleak and unusual place (the only desert in the country). If you plan in advance you can also take a look around the power station (which is even more awe...More

2  Thank johnGerrardsCross
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Very impressed with the powerstation and the tour around it. The staff were excellent, Very knowledgeable and happy to field questions and direct the student's attention. What was most impressive was the level of organisation that the team coordinated, this included radio headsets so even...More

1  Thank Robert Z
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carringtoncraggs
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Response from carringtoncraggs |
thank you so much, yes, I did just that - turns out the girl running the visitor centre has been and is still off sick for a few weeks which is why I'd never had a reply, but the tour's on and we're looking forward to it... More
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