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 opposite in 'Beaulieu Drive'.
Nearest station: Waltham Cross
By Public Transport:
From Waltham Cross station it is 20 minutes' walk to Royal Gunpowder Mills.
: 2 miles from Waltham Cross station
- Baby changing facilities
- Coach parties accepted
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- French signs/guides
- German signs/guides
- Gift shop
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Regional Tourist Board Member
- Accepts groups
- Facilities for corporate hospitality
- Children welcome
- Disabled access
- Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
- Facilities for hearing impaired
- Facilities for visually impaired