Second World War walk

Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history on this informative autumn walk through village, woods and parkland at the home of the British Resistance.

  • Booking essential

Coleshill House was the hush hush headquarters of Churchill's secret army, or the Auxiliers. Discover the detailed history of their training and visit some of the remaining Second World War features around the village, including the Guard House and the original prototype underground training bunker or operational base (OB). Plus, check out our newly built and refurbished replica "funk hole" and see our new display of artefacts including a rare copy of a Stand-Down letter.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01793 762209
Suitability
Children welcome (12+)
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Park and meet at the Coleshill Estate Office car park.
What to bring and wear
Please wear appropriate clothing for weather conditions. Flat sturdy shoes/boots/ wellingtons advisable.
Accessibility
This is a fairly long, flat walk through the village, woods and fields.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
11 November 2017 14:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Lynda Tuckwell
Email
lynda.tuckwell@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01793 762209

Upcoming events

Second World War walk

Sat 11 Nov 2017
14:00-16:00
Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history on this informative autumn walk through village, woods and parkland at the home of the British Resistance.