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A very impressive second world war gun emplacement overlooking the Atlantic. Car parking nearby. No... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
PHE22
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If war memorabilia is your thing...

This battery is a German war emplacement. Some guns have been installed to give a better... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tandam30oct2015
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There are few distinguishing landmarks, but look for the signs at the entrance to the track onto Les Landes Common at the top of the steep hill above L'Etacq. This is a restored section of the army battery 'Moltke' which once sprawled across the...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A very impressive second world war gun emplacement overlooking the Atlantic. Car parking nearby. No entry charge.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 1 week ago

This battery is a German war emplacement. Some guns have been installed to give a better impression of how it would have been. There is some interpretation

Thank tandam30oct2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’d visited the area while on a walk & had a good look round above ground and then discovered this was open on a horrible wet bleak day - perfect. I got soaked to the skin on the way back but it was well worth...More

Thank Icelass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

what an eye opener ,the guide was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable, couldn't believe there was so much to see underground, definitely going back to see some more.

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Lots of history and a real step back in time. Lovely walk across the cliff tops with plenty of stop offs to visit old bunkers and a real sense of walking in the footsteps of the past.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This place is nice I suppose NOT great for a rainy day though, but it would be good for a scout trip

Thank Autistic_Steam_Puff
Reviewed August 17, 2018

I was the only one of our group to pay the £3 entrance fee(well worth it!) and had to rush round but its not a big place so i got to see everything and was suitably impressed. Handy if you are going to the racecourse...More

Thank Marvin H
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

It never ceases to amaze me that a place as small as Jersey can have such an important and significant history. We have visited many times but always find new things to see. Today it was the Batterie Moltke which was very interesting and well...More

Thank Genevieve G
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to Jersey for many years and these bunkers never seize to amaze us. This bunker is by far one of the most interesting with many photographs, war items and corridors to follow. There are also many pieces of machinery to see as...More

Thank Bethany W
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

The bunker is very well made. So sad to think of the slave labour of the prisoners of war who built it. Must have been awful living and working there. Fascinating info about the construction and use of the bunker and the occupation generally. Bargain...More

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