What's on at Crownhill Fort

Admission to our public open days cost £5 for adults, £2.50 for children and £12 for a family group (up to 2+4). We offer limited free parking on a first-come first-served basis and the Fort is very easy to access by public transport.

Payment can be made in advance via the ticket link or by cash or cheque (payable to The Landmark Trust) on the day.

Postcards, Handbooks and many other items of Landmark Trust merchandise are available to purchase at open days. Note that unless advertised, the Holiday Accommodation is not available to view on open days. Please note that we only allow assistance dogs inside the Fort.



25 October 2019

Museums at Night at Crownhill Fort
4pm to 8pm

Crownhill Fort will be taking part in the national ‘Museums at Night’ festival for the fourth year in a row. This is your chance to see Crownhill Fort after dark whilst enjoying a variety of tours, talks and firings. The provisional schedule is as follows:

  • The Fort grounds will be open from 4pm until 6.15pm and closed for the remainder of the event
  • The museums and Parade Ground will be open from 4pm to 8pm
  • A display of small arms will take place at 5pm
  • Tours below ground will run from 5.45pm and last for 30 minutes
  • From 6pm the Fort will be lit by an array of historic lanterns
  • Cannon fire will take place at 6.45pm and 7.15pm

Creme de la Creme catering will be on site selling food and drinks and you can pre-purchase a meal-deal in advance of the event.

Tickets will be on sale from Monday 16 September via the link at the top of this page. You can also purchase tickets on the night by cash or cheque.

30 November 2019

Beauty in decay

This is our last public event of 2019 and will highlight some of the unrestored parts of the Fort. Once more details are available they will be posted on this page and social media.


Schools, societies and groups of friends can pre-book guided tours of Crownhill Fort on other weekdays during the month. Prices start from £120. Call the Fort Office or visit the tours page for more information.