Naze Tower, The Naze
Naze Tower, The Naze, Old Hall Lane, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex CO14 8LE View on map
86ft high brick built navigation tower built for Trinity House in 1720. It was designed to serve with Walton Hall as a guide to vessels approaching the Goldmer Gap and also with a light in Suffolk to lead vessels safely in and out of the Suffolk/Essex border rivers. It is now the only tower of its type to survive and is a prominent landmark. The tower is now an art gallery. The tea room and museum and access can be gained to roof viewing platform with panoramic views of Essex coast.
Daily: 1 April - 3 November, 10am - 5pm. Free admission to tearooms in the tower.
- Adult: £3.00
- Child: £2.00 under 16 (under 4 free).
- Other Charges: £2.50 Seniors and Students; £8.00 Family (2 adults and up to 4 children).
2 miles north of Walton-on-the-Naze town centre. Follow brown tourist signs to the Naze. Rail: Walton-on-the-Naze 2 miles. Bus: Clacton to Colchester service.
Pay and Display parking. Disabled parking bays close to tower.