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Reculver Towers and Roman Fort

Reculver Lane | Reculver, Herne Bay CT6 6SS, England
+44 1227 740676
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Lovely stroll around the ruins on a blustery afternoon. Saw it on the distance and decided to drive... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Becky-Saxelby-Ward
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Romans new what they where doing, as an Italian myself I’m not been patriotic, nevertheless... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carlo Alberto N
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Reculver Lane | Reculver, Herne Bay CT6 6SS, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely stroll around the ruins on a blustery afternoon. Saw it on the distance and decided to drive to it to see what it was. History boards explaining how it used to look back in the day. Worth a visit if your passing. Wouldn't recommend...More

Thank Becky-Saxelby-Ward
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Romans new what they where doing, as an Italian myself I’m not been patriotic, nevertheless beautiful view X

Thank Carlo Alberto N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reculver Towers are the remnants of an old church that was abandoned when the sea began to encroach on it. Standing in the corner of the earthworks of a Roman fort, almost half of which has now been lost to the sea, the Towers were...More

Thank MKMapman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fascinating place. Goes back to Saxon times. Once at the end of a mile wide channel from here to Sandwich, used by the Romans and cut about fifty miles off the journey round the coast. This was when Thanet really was an island. Has...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely place to visit, well kept grass surrounding, dog friendly beach, cafe, and a pub serving good food, free entry to the ruins, well worth a visit

Thank leenotts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

good walk drive or cycle, well maintained grounds good for kids to climbing and jump. also pub nearly onsite and swap protection museum wiring 200 metres

Thank welovepeppapig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Down in Kent for a few days I saw these towers marked on the map. Down a long country lane we came to the coast. There was a sea mist and the towers were just visible. We walked up to them and found that there...More

Thank paulann2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The towers are a great landmark,along the north Kent coast, I pass them on my bike rides by the sea most mornings. They are opened up to the public a couple of times a year allegedly. There are very good refreshment establishments nearby too.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After visiting Richborough we drove to Reculver to see the Towers and Roman Fort . There is not a lot left of the Roman Fort but the history is very interesting . This English Heritage Site has Free admission to all although you do have...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Lovely walk along the beach at low tide. Interesting towers and some fabulous views along the coast in both directions.

Thank anne h
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