Are you or your children fascinated by spies? Is there a budding James Bond in your family? If so, do something different before Christmas. Hire a caravan in Buckinghamshire and visit Bletchley Park.
Located in Bletchley, Buckinghamshire this historic building is arguably one of the most important in the UK. Its role in World War II was invaluable to the war effort. Many staff, some of whom were amateur radio hacks, intercepted and decoded enemy messages. Today the work of Bletchley in the intelligence field continues, but now with state of the art information technology.
Hire a caravan in Buckinghamshire for a short break and take your children to visit Santa in his 1940s themed Grotto.
1940s Christmas event at Bletchley Park
Every weekend from 3 December until 23 December you can step back in time and experience a Bletchley Park 1940s Christmas. Visit any time between 11am and 3pm but make sure you buy tickets 24 hours in advance so as not to be disappointed.
Children will have a great time watching cartoons and there are plenty of activities to keep them occupied. They will receive a gift from Santa too and have their photos taken with him.
With almost 300,000 visitors last year, Bletchley Park is fast becoming a favourite tourist venue. People are intrigued by intelligence services and there is no better place to learn about them, from the 20th century to date. The way that intelligence technology has evolved during that time is awe inspiring, so be prepared for a very interesting experience.
Christmas Markets in London
Bletchley is only a 34 minute journey by train into central London. You might want to consider visiting some of the fantastic festive markets there to pick up some Christmas shopping bargains. Check out our blog about London Christmas markets. There are plenty of them and lots of entertainment in and around them. With street food available at every turn you won’t go hungry. International and local cuisine is served and you don’t have to break the bank to eat out in London.
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