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Kept secret for over 300 years, this fascinating site has literally acres of opportunity to make your day an event. Winner of 'Best Family Event 2009' - why not explore the site by way of our land train, or it maybe your first chance to get up close and personal with a rocket.
OPENING TIMES: May to September, every weekend and Bank Holiday Monday 1000-1700 - plus every day during school holidays (including October half term). Group bookings also available by special arrangement during the week.
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 3-4 hours.
GROUP TRAVEL FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for group organiser, coach parking on site, coach drop off/pick up point, coach driver concessions and facilities, guided group tours, toilets, shop, picnic area, cafe/restaurant, wheelchair access, corporate hospitality.
Adults £6.50, Children £5.00, Under 3s free.
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From the M25: Leave jct 26, follow signs for A121 to Waltham Abbey at traffic lights, McDonalds on your left, our entrance is in 'Beaulieu Drive'.
By Public Transport:
From Waltham Cross station it is 20 minutes' walk to Royal Gunpowder Mills.