Nothe Fort, Barrack Road
Nothe Fort, Barrack Road, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8UF View on map
Victorian fort constructed between 1860 and 1872 as part of the fortifications to protect Portland harbour. The fort is constructed on three levels, the lowest level provided the magazines for the storage of blackpowder (gunpowder) and shells. The parade ground level housed 12 heavy guns with the ramparts providing a high level observation platform.
daily 10:30am - 5:30pm during the main season (23 March 2016 - 30 September 2016).
- Adult: £8
- Child: £1
- Other Charges: £7
Built at the end of the Nothe Peninsular, overlooking Portland harbour. Follow the brown signs from Weymouth town and old harbour. Rail: Weymouth (1 mile).
Public pay & display.
- Wheelchair access: Yes
- Disabled Toilets: Yes
- Assistance dogs: Yes