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Royal Gunpowder Mills

Beaulieu Drive, WALTHAM ABBEY, EN9 1JY

Set in 170 acres of natural parkland with 20 buildings of major historic importance, the site mixes fascinating history, exciting science and beautiful surroundings to produce a magical day out for all ages. Special weekend events, VE Day celebrations and Guy Fawkes festival and fireworks. Easy access, children's activities, exhibitions, guided land train tours, a woodland walk and much more.

Further information

Tel: 01992 707370
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Opening times

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Average visit 3hrs




Dogs not allowed on site

Assist dogs allowed all areas.


Partly accessible. Stairs provide access to top of Wildlife Tower. Some paths on nature walk are uneven. Lift available in main exhibition, number of ramps on site
Wheelchairs for loan

Royal Gunpowder Mills


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M25 junct 26. Follow signs for A121 to Waltham Abbey at rdbt, entrance in Beaulieu Drive

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