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Kirkhead Tower Heritage Open Day Tours

18 September @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore the usually inaccessible Kirkhead Tower, discover prehistoric stories and enjoy wonderful views of Morecambe Bay.

Explore the usually inaccessible Tower (a probable 19th century Summer House), discover prehistoric stories and enjoy wonderful views of Morecambe Bay.

The tours will head off from Kents Bank Station. Guides will share information about recent conservation works, the fascinating history of the Tower and the nationally significant prehistoric environment and cave networks nearby.

Tours will last between 1 and 1.30 hours depending on pace of participants.Please be aware that the walk from Kents Bank station to the tower is on a relatively steep incline. Stout shoes must be worn due to uneven/possibly muddy ground conditions.  No dogs are permitted on the tour as livestock may be in the field containing the tower.

These tours are arranged by Morecambe Bay Partnership by kind permission of Holker Estates

Venue

Kents Bank Railway Station
Priory Road, Kents Bank
Grange Over Sands, Cumbria LA11 7BG United Kingdom
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