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Scotland's Secret Bunker

Troywood, Crail, Scotland
+44 1333 310301
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Holiday day out

What a find. Very informative and interesting, could easily spend half a day with no problem... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lynda G
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Witney, United Kingdom
Hidden gem

The size of 2 football pitches, one on top of the other, this amazing bunker is 100ft underground... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Una M
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Alness
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Scotland's best kept secret.... Until now! Hidden beneath an innocent Scottish farmhouse lies Scotland's Secret Bunker. A 450 foot tunnel leads you to the blast proof doors which defend 24,000 square feet of secret accommodation which was built to help safeguard Scotland during the Cold War in the event of a nuclear attack. The Secret Bunker lies 100 feet underground and is the size of two football pitches, one on top of the other so there is plenty of exploring to do! Come and discover how Scotland would have been governed from the depths of Fife and how they would have survived a nuclear attack from the most deadly bombs!
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  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“nuclear war” (56 reviews)
“worth a visit” (39 reviews)
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Troywood, Crail, Scotland
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+44 1333 310301
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a find. Very informative and interesting, could easily spend half a day with no problem. Certainly makes one think about the dangers of nuclear war.

Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The size of 2 football pitches, one on top of the other, this amazing bunker is 100ft underground. This fascinating structure is where Scotland would have been governed had there been a nuclear war. Entry is through a small gift shop within the farmhouse then...More

Thank Una M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're a military history buff and in the area, don't miss this hidden gem. Plan to take time. There is a lot of content here worth covering. I personally liked the fact that there was a distinctly anti-war flavour to the place.

Thank nitrox_john
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We kept seeing signs for this attraction and decided to visit. The place is like stepping back in time, beautifully kept. The information was interesting on the audios you take round. We had one of these bunkers near us in Seaham, which was stripped. I...More

Thank Pat b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Too expensive at £12 + £2 for information guide.The guide book at £5 was even worse with virtually nothing extra in it and very few pages.Some of the displays had been brought from elsewhere to increase the exhibits.Well set out but frightening as it illustrates...More

Thank laticslad4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really well set out to give a really interesting insight into where the powerful people would have holed up in the event of all out nuclear war. Some fascinating insights into the development of nuclear weapons and escalation of the Cold War. Perhaps not for...More

Thank Louise S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

me and my husband took a drive down from Aberdeen to visit here after my father had been down earlier in the week and my sister with her son a few weeks prior. It was worth the trip, very interesting, very eery, made me feel...More

Thank Jenna C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My nephew and his disabled partner treated us - two senior citizens - to this. £46 entrance fee in total! I was embarrassed by the whole debacle. It was advertised as catering for disabled - but failed to say that to get to a wheelchair...More

2  Thank heddybell2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Noted one reviewer a few months ago who said it was dog friendly and would have liked longer to walk around the ground level -the key word here is "bunker" It's an impressive structure and a reminder of times past in its different uses. The...More

Thank Viewlander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This came recommended to us last minute so we decided to give it a go. Absolutely fantastic experience a must do for all ages. Really takes you back to give you a taste of what it must have been like. So well done, staff friendly...More

Thank heatherkerr1964
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