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Tyneham

Lulworth Military Range | Worbarrow Bay, Wareham, England
+44 1929 404819
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A village where time has stood still

This is not a publicised tourist attraction. You can only access it during August and Easter and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
BGFWestYorks
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West Yorks
Nice

Had a lovely walk around for an hour or so. Nice to see information on the family's inside the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
audrina o
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London, United Kingdom
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Lulworth Military Range | Worbarrow Bay, Wareham, England
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+44 1929 404819
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is not a publicised tourist attraction. You can only access it during August and Easter and some weekends. That's because its in the middle of the MOD tank ranges. The village stands as it was vacated during WW2. The Church and school house are...More

Thank BGFWestYorks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely walk around for an hour or so. Nice to see information on the family's inside the houses. Was busy during our visit.

Thank audrina o
Reviewed 1 week ago

After hearing people tell "Ghost" stories about the lost village, I had to check it out. While driving it can be hard to find, and unless you know it's there, quite hard to miss! But once in the village, it gives you such a sense...More

Thank Dibdabbado
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A silent glimpse into the past Rather serene and quite reassuring. Lovely walks and very stimulating cerebrally

Thank robertpburrow
Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent day out. Enjoyed reading about the people who used to ;ive in the village and how they used to live.

Thank Elgeyman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reading through the history seeing the remains of the buildings Ladt residents left in 1943 so churchill could use it as a intelligence centre for D day if you like. I was absolutely taken back looking at this wonderful site while i tried to imagine...More

Thank Dave558899
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience of a village locked in 1942 extremely well laid out .The church is well worth a visit on its own.The cottages what remains of them have been signed with the occupiers of them when they were evicted.The school is very interesting.The walk to...More

Thank fezfez2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tyneham is an eerily deserted place, with its derelict building but complete church and school. The villagers were given notice to evacuate towards the end 1943 as part of the war effort and, despite initial promises, were never allowed to return. Each of the derelict...More

Thank GordonHampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tyneham Village and visitor area is a nice and quick but interesting place given its history. Tyneham beach is a real treat. It needs a good half mile walk down a track and there are NO FACILITIES for food or toilet, but the cove is...More

Thank J8885WXstuarts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have wanted to visit here for about 30 years, so was very happy to finally make it yesterday. It is a truly magical place - very atmospheric, though that may have been because of the mist! Easy to find close to Lulworth Castle and...More

Thank Shepherdslady
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lorrainewhite234
9 May 2017|
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Response from jonjonDorset | Reviewed this property |
Yes, its an abandoned war time village
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