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Open 3rd Sunday of month: April to September - also Heritage Weekends & WHPS Open Weekends – see Dover Western Heights Preservation Society website for more information.

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Western Heights and Grand Shaft - Extensive coastal fortifications, which date from the late 1700's to early 1800's with commanding views over the Channel and Dover.

Carved into the hillside it is one of the strongest and largest fortresses in the country. Surrounded by chalk meadows containing many varieties of colourful wildflowers the Western Heights abounds with surprising and interesting places.

Clearly marked circular walks to help you explore the history and wildlife in this area.

 

In and around Dover
Shop 'Til you Drop' in Dover
Dover VIC, Museum & Bronze Age Boat
Maison Dieu - Dover Past & Present
The White Cliffs of Dover
Roman Painted House
Dover Castle
Travel - By Road, Rail or Sea
Battle of Britain Museum
Western Heights and Grand Shaft
Dover Boat Trips, Safari & Tours
Days out in Kent
Cathedral City of Canterbury
South Foreland Lighthouse
Walmer Castle
Deal Castle
What’s on in Dover?