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Known at the 100 Ton Gun

This site is pretty small - just the massive gun and the Battery Rooms with more information on the... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
PALTravel
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Portland, Oregon
A nice visit.

Dropped in to see the big gun and it was huge, very impressive. It was cheap to enter, only £1 and... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
Ursula2909
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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed July 7, 2018

Well worth a visit just to see this magnificent huge gun which needed 35 men to service it. You can still see part of the tracks leading down to the magazine further down. Beautiful coastal views.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed July 1, 2018

This site is pretty small - just the massive gun and the Battery Rooms with more information on the history of the site. There were only 15 guns made of this size and two were used on Gibraltar. It was too costly to demolish when...More

Thank PALTravel
Reviewed April 30, 2018

We arrived on a local bus and found it difficult to find as the entrance is not well signed. It is an impressive gun kept in a clean and tidy state with information on the lower level. It only took us half an hour to...More

Thank SailorJohn7
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit £1 gets you in. Small exhibition clean loo's great views gun is huge. Victorian engineering at its most impressive.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in to see the big gun and it was huge, very impressive. It was cheap to enter, only £1 and an interesting exhibition, although quite small. Gun is outside at back and there is a beautiful view of the sea. There are also toilets...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

This was a scheduled stop on our tour for the day. This gun is massive and interesting to see. But, what was most interesting to us were the artifacts that are on display in the Battery rooms below the gun. Take your time going through...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed December 8, 2017

There is not much to see here except this massive gun. The British only made 15 guns of this size. Two of them were installed in the fortifications of Gibraltar in 1883. When more modern weapons bypassed this gun, it was too costly to demolish,...More

Thank CPaM68
Reviewed November 10, 2017

A great museum celebrating the acme of muzzle-loading cannon. great views and an interesting little museum.

Thank Dr_Bob1
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Ok. It's not the biggest museum in Gibraltar, but if you are interested in history;military or general, then I think it is worth stopping off for. The buildings and gardens are very well kept. The gun itself is very impressive and all the loading set...More

Thank Andy D
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Wee caught the bus from near the cable car to just around the corner from the Battery. £1 entrance fee per person so you can't argue with that. It was empty when we visited so we wandered around the museum which was quite interesting. We...More

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