A wonderful learning experience can be had at Carew Cheriton Control Tower, with visits tailored to the age and type of group involved.
Go back in time to the 1940’s and experience the lovingly restored Control Tower layout as it would have been during the wartime years.
Don a helmet, take cover and sing wartime songs in our reconstructed Stanton Air Raid Shelter, built above ground for easy access by all.
Experience our huge array of exhibits of the era in our museum collection including military uniforms, RAF maps, radio equipment, ration books, Bren gun, Enfield rifle and many, many more….
There control tower is open to the public on the following dates:
Wednesday 28th June and Thursday 29th June
Every Wednesday and Thursday in July, August, September and October.
Opening Times: 10am – 3pm
Adults: £6 Under 16s: Free
We are also on site most Saturday mornings between 9:30am and 12:00. If you wish to visit us on a Saturday morning please drop us a message at firstname.lastname@example.org to check we will be there.
We are open year round to school and group visits by prior booking.
Visit usually last around 2 to 2 1/2 hours. Please note that due to space restrictions groups should number no more than 30 to 35 in size.