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image for Children's Activity Event item typeSummer Activities at Coalhouse Fort at Coalhouse Fort

Children's Activity Event, Tue 1 - Thu 24 Aug 2017, £5

Coalhouse Fort

Coalhouse Fort

Go behind those big doors and discover the fort's secrets!

Contact

0345 300 5264

0345 300 5264

Address

Princess Margaret Road,
East Tilbury,
RM18 8PB

Details

Extra information:
Who: Coalhouse Fort Fun activities

What & When:
Sessions run from 10am-12pm repeating at 1-3pm on the following days:
Tuesday 1 & Thursday 3 August – Little Artists
Tickets are for children - adults go free. Recommended for ages 4-8. Children must be supervised at all times. Use natural materials to create art outside then go back to the 'studio' and get crafty! Optional crafts for parents too! Please come dressed for the outdoors & meet in front of the fort entrance. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session. buggies are welcome if you don't mind a bit of off-roading!

Tuesday 15 & Thursday 17 August – Pirates of Coalhouse Fort
Tickets are for children - adults go free. Recommended for ages 6-10. Children must be supervised at all times. Make a pirate outfit and go on an pirate adventure around the fort: including the 'treasure cave' (tunnels) and the Crow's nest' (roof). Please come dressed for the outdoors & meet in front of the fort entrance. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session. This session will involve climbing stairs and going into the tunnels with very low lighting.

Tuesday 22 & Thursday 24 August – Signals and Searchlights
Tickets are for children - adults go free. Recommended for ages 8-14. Children must be supervised at all times. Find out about the searchlights at the fort. Assemble a torch and practice your Morse code in the tunnels! Please come dressed for the outdoors & meet in front of the fort entrance. Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of the session. This session will involve climbing stairs and going into the tunnels with very low lighting.
Where: Coalhouse Fort Princess Margaret Road, East Tilbury, RM18 8PB

How: book through Thameside Theatre:
Box office: 08453005264 (8-6 mon-fri, 10-1 Sat)
Online: www.thurrock.gov.uk/events
In person (10 -1 Sat)

Important to know: It is not essential to bring your ticket to Coalhouse Fort. We will have a list of participants who have booked.

Disabled toiletsFacilities for educational visitsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 1 - Thu 24 Aug 2017
Sessions are run twice on each date. 10am - 12pm then repeating 1pm-3pm

Prices

5 for children over 1, adults go free.
Tickets need to be booked in advance as places are limited!

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 1 - Thu 24 Aug Summer Activities at Coalhouse Fort

Location

Directions

Plan route to Coalhouse Fort using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TQ 686771  Lat: 51.46828 Long: 0.42668

By Road:
Follow brown tourist signs to East Tilbury off A1306. M25 junction 30/31 then east on A13 to Brentwood Junction.

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome