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Dymchurch Martello Tower

5 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0TJ, England
01797 212507
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Worth the effort to see the interior

It takes a bit of doing to arrange the private tour. You ring English Heritage at Dover Castle... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
UK_Gator_67
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London, United Kingdom
Very interesting visit

Visited Martello Tower No.24 today. The tower markets itself as being as close to its original... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter F
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Greatstone
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good18%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible13%
18 Jun 2017
“Didnt know it was open to public”
1 week ago
“Worth the effort to see the interior”
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5 High Street, Dymchurch TN29 0TJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It takes a bit of doing to arrange the private tour. You ring English Heritage at Dover Castle, propose a few dates & times, and they'll coordinate with the keep to see which one works out best for all concerned. So there might be some...More

Thank UK_Gator_67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Martello Tower No.24 today. The tower markets itself as being as close to its original condition as you can get in an historic building that is over 200 years old. Free entry. We found it all fascinating and enjoyed the splendid view from the...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I never knew this was open to the public and im a local although it is easily seen iv never known much about it.. so we had a walk round after seeing the board outside was actually really good and was free to go and...More

Thank supertwins123
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We were walking down the High St & saw a sign indicating the Martello was open so we took the advantage and went in; the weather being warm & sunny. There was no charge to go in & there were a couple of volunteers available...More

Thank stephen h
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the weather did not work out for us but we still managed a windy stroll along the beach which has lovely views. We could not access the landmark which was a pity but what is there not to love about the ocean.

Thank MJZAJ
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Unable to appreciate this historic building as it was never open during our visit and the information board was so weathered it was not possible to read Neglected historical site - shame as it is a major part of our history

Thank veryexptraveler
Reviewed 19 July 2016

These are very visual as they are so different. Would have been interesting to see if they were any use but like the near by Hythe canal it was fortunately never tested. They are intriguing and the fact few remain and some are derelict some...More

1  Thank Dirtbag7
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Very interesting their are quite a lot of these in the area, 1 of these further along the beach has been made in to a home and is actually up for sale

1  Thank deana j
Reviewed 4 June 2016

we phoned Dover castle and they arranged for the key holder to open it up and give us a guided tour.its completely free

Thank bonns995
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This is an interesting visit and my son who loves history enjoyed it a lot. Great sea views from the roof.

Thank caz2015
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