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Tripadvisor awards Landguard Fort a Travelers' Choice 2023 award

19 December 2023

Tripadvisor awards Landguard Fort with a 2023 Travelers' Choice award.

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Commemorating Captain Nathanial Darell and the 1667 Dutch Assault

22 June 2023

On the 1 and 2 July 2023, Landguard Fort commemorated 'Darell’s Day', but just who is Captain Nathaniel Darell and why is Darell’s Day such an important date in the fort’s history and event calendar? Here’s why…

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Rock-In at the Fort - June 3rd

4 June 2023

Pictures from the charity gig in aid of St Elizabeth Hospice and Prostate Cancer UK, featuring Felixstowe Harmonies and Suffolk Constabulary Male Voice Choir.

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Fire! Check out the huge gun animation

26 May 2023

See how the huge guns were loaded, aimed and fired from inside the cramped casemates using manpower alone. 

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Landguard Fort features in Guardian newspaper readers' poll

9 May 2023

A number of the town's most favoured attractions were highlighted by readers, including Landguard Fort, Mannings Amusements and the seafront gardens.

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Landguard At War

1 May 2023

Check out our pictures from one of the biggest re-enactment events in the region this year.

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Review of 2022

15 January 2023

Santa's visit rounds off a bumper year for Landguard Fort - the staff and volunteers thank visitors from East Anglia (and beyond!) for their support.

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Why You Should Visit Felixstowe starts with Landguard Fort

21 September 2022

Youtube vlogger and film maker Tim Lindon created his channel 'Walk With Me Tim' during lockdown taking his camera with him on his 30 minute walks.

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Landguard Fort hosts Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway 'Secret Sofa'

3 April 2022

Not since the Cold War era has Landguard Fort kept something this secret!

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Landguard Fort Needs You! could you be one of our new tour guides?

2 March 2022

Would you like to volunteer at one of Felixstowe's top visitor attractions - all you need is some spare time, lots of enthusiasm and be great with people. 

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