Coleshill Second World War Walks Autumn 2019

Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history on this informative 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
  • Child £2.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Outside Coleshill National Trust Estate Office. Car parking available outside the office, or along the lane
What to bring and wear
Sensible footwear for walking

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
11 November 2019 13:00 - 15:00 Sold out

Contact Info

Name
Liza Dibble
Email
liza.dibble@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01793 762209

Upcoming events

Introduction to Coppicing workshop

Sat 26 Oct 2019
09:00-16:00
This practical day is with our expert ranger in our woods and see first hand the benefits of this traditional rural craft

Flower Filled Pumpkins & Squashes Workshop

Sun 27 Oct 2019
13:30-16:00
Using seasonal flowers, berries and foliage you will create one large filled pumpkin and several smaller squashes. A flower friendly alternative to Halloween decorations!

Autumn Half Term Scavenger Hunt at Badbury Woods

Mon 28 Oct 2019
11:00-14:00
Join us on a Scavenger Hunt at Badbury during half term. See if you can be a nature detective....

Coleshill Critters November 2019

Tue 05 Nov 2019
10:30-11:30
Come and join our outdoor toddler and preschool group for nature lovers and woodland adventurers in the countryside around Coleshill. Accompanying adults with the Critter at all times whilst being part of the group.

Coleshill Second World War Walks Autumn 2019

Mon 11 Nov 2019
13:00-15:00
Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history on this informative walk through village, woods and parkland at the home of the British Resistance.

Festive Table Centre Flower Workshop

Sun 08 Dec 2019
10:30-12:00
During the morning you will create a floral table centre, with a central candle and seasonal flowers, berries and foliage – perfect for your Christmas table.