Beneath Ramsgate lies an abandoned labyrinth of tunnels which extends for more than 3 miles around the town. This unique underground city was constructed as part of the town’s Air Raid Precautions in 1939 and includes a former main line railway tunnel dating back to 1863.Make Ramsgate Tunnels a part of your Ramsgate vacation plans using our Ramsgate trip itinerary planning app .
Ramsgate Tunnels Reviews
We booked our tickets online for our visit to the Ramsgate Tunnels, as there is a limit on numbers for each guide, and that worked very smoothly. It was a wonderful tour by a knowledgeable gentleman w... more »
We had a great time in the Ramsgate Tunnels, which has only been open a few years. We learnt so much about local war history, and our tour guides - who were volunteers - were both excellent. They were... more »
Gill was a Fab tour guide, imparted knowledge in a clear and concise manner. I had been before and the information this time was a little more in depth than last time. The museum side of things has also changed for the better. Well worth a visit. Lovely food and cuppa at the Tunnel cafe too! Thank you all.
A brilliant, well organised and hugely informative step back into history. There's so much to do, allow a couple of hours just to look around and don't miss the tours. The guides are very knowledgeable and approachable, clearly enjoying sharing their responsibility as guardians, with locals and tourists. A dark period brought back to life in a very sympathetic way. Great job to everyone involved!
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