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Britain At War Experience

Winston Churchill's, Britain At War Experience, 64 - 66 Tooley Street, London Bridge,London, SE1 2TF. Tel : +44(0)20 7403 3171

The Britain At War Experience will give anyone an insight to the life of those who lived during the era of the Second World War. You can experience the fury of the bombing blitz that brought terror and destruction to the city and lives of hundreds of thousands of people. This is possible, as this has been recreated with the aid of special effects highlighting the sites and sounds and a mixture of various other elements..

Find out what it was like to take cover in an air raid shelter during a bombing blitz. With various other artefacts, which are very informative, you are bound to leave the premise with a comprehensive experience of the Second World War.

Get the closest possible insight into what life was really like. The Britain at War Experience recreates the LONDON BLITZ in all its fury with special effects highlighting the sites and sounds, the artifacts, and even the dust and smoke of an air raid at its height.

Take the lift to the London Underground air raid shelter and see where thousands spent sleepless nights.

Keep up to date with wartime news in the underground cinema or read it in the memorable news pages.

Enter the BBC radio studio and tune into Rome, Washington, London and Berlin for the latest messages from Churchill, Chamberlain, Roosevelt, Ed Murrow, Hitler and Lord Haw Haw.

Specifically designed to tie in with National Curriculum especially KS2-3.

Primary and secondary education packs available include worksheets, activities, questions for the visit and a guide book.

Special 'dressing up' sessions for school parties including tin helmets, gasmasks, 1940's clothing and uniforms.

*Free preliminary visits for teachers and help with planning visits