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When? 10 Feb 2024 to 18 Feb 2024
Where? Nothe Fort - Weymouth

  • WWII Week

Join us at the Nothe Fort for a journey back to Weymouth in World War II this February Half Term!

For 9 whole days, Nothe Fort presents an educational family event, packed with immersive activities. Complete the activities and collect all the job stamps as you find out all about WWII at the Fort!

Assault Course
Test your agility and strength on the assault course, inspired by the rigorous training faced by soldiers during WWII.

Friend or Foe
Help us identify enemy planes with Friend or Foe.

WWII's Smallest Secret Agent
Discover the secrets of WWII's smallest secret agents and the incredible role played in WWII communications.

Motorbike Dispatch Rider
See what it would have been like on a Dispatch Rider’s motorcycle.

ARP Warden & Fire Warden
Learn about the vital roles played by ARP and Fire Wardens in safeguarding communities during air raids.

Challenge yourself with climbing activities, reflecting the resilience and determination required during wartime.

Evacuee Postcard Writing
Step into the shoes of an evacuee and send heartfelt messages to loved ones in our WWII School Room.

Plus a whole lot more!

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Nothe Fort

Barrack Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8UF

Tel: 01305 766626

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