Welcome to the only School Air Raid Shelter open in the South

    Armed Forces Day 2024 – Saturday 29th June

    We are honoured to be hosting Brighton & Hove’s Armed Forces Day flagship event on Saturday. Tours are free, and tickets for tours are available in person on the day. Click the link below to find out more about this special day.

    Heritage Open Days 2024 – Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th September

    We are thrilled to be taking part in the Heritage Open Days again this year. Tours for this event are free, tickets are available to book on the link below. 

    Battles Through History weekend – Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th September

    Take Shelter is going to be taking part in this year’s Battles Through History weekend at the South of England Showground, Ardingly. This is the first time we have been part of this event, and we are really looking forward to it. More details to follow soon.

    School Tour

    School bookings open & booking up fast!

    Book now to bring your class to Take Shelter to support your WW2 topic.

    Find out more about our schools offer here.

    View into the air raid shelter looking down a set of concrete steps with yellow nosings and yellow handrails on either side.

    Support the work of Take Shelter with a donation.