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Brighton Sewer Tour

Brighton, England
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A walk in a sewer

The tour started with a interesting talk by the team - provision of hard hats, gloves med or large... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Mary W
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Brighton, United Kingdom
Not to be poo poo'd. Fascinating 90 minutes.

This is a great way to get a little bit of fascinating history on Victorian civil engineering. I'll... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
beentheredonethatUk
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good24%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“safety talk” (5 reviews)
“short video” (3 reviews)
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

The tour started with a interesting talk by the team - provision of hard hats, gloves med or large size gloves. Walk through and the explanation all informative and showed how clever the Victorians were and how good their work has stood the age of...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great way to get a little bit of fascinating history on Victorian civil engineering. I'll say from the start it's not getting 5* because it was a little difficult to find and on Google mapping it, a simple edit stating it's simply...More

Thank beentheredonethatUk
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Just had fun taking this Southern Water tour. Quite hard to get tickets as they are booked up quickly. Very informative chat , then a guided tour of these Victorian brick built sewers. Not too smelly and not claustrophobic, the tour takes about an hour....More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to do this tour and now with my own children I have completed it ! The guides who take the tour where professional, knowledgeable and funny ! Safety was understandably high up on the agenda as was the background safety measures...More

Thank stevecM3308KC
Reviewed 30 September 2016

My partner loved it.... I thought it was ok.... It is clever looking at how the sewers are built and learning some of the history. It didn't smell as bad as I was expecting once you adapt to it. It's about an hour long, including...More

Thank RLC1984
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I had been trying to get a ticket for the Sewer Tour for two years, and it was well worth the wait... everything I'd hoped for and more! The guides are excellent and engaging (and all have first-hand experience working the sewers themselves) and the...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I took my eleven and thirteen year old granddaughters on this tour and they both found it interesting and took a while to get used to the initial whiff! This is a proper sewer so sensible shoes and long trousers are required. Several people turned...More

Thank tanzicat
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We booked for the 9.30am to avoid it being too hot and smelly underground. I needn't have worried, it's a static temperature all year round and it was more like a 'damp towel discovered after a week' smell. It was so fascinating and the guides...More

Thank kellypomelo
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Really loved this which may seem odd considering this was a sewer. Got its as a pressie for my hubby and we both were impressed Learnt lots and guides were invaluable with their knowledge and friendly. Smelly yes but to be expected, wear old clothes...More

Thank Footymum8
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

We booked our sewer tour for Saturday morning - we booked in advance online, it's worth booking in advance as it does get booked up quickly. We really didn't know what to expect, but we thought the whole experience was great! The guides are very...More

Thank TrAvElQuE3N
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Gaynor H
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