Bletchley Park is open daily. All visitors need to pre-book a timed entry slot online, to help us to maintain social distancing. We have a range of measures in place enabling you to enjoy exploring our historic buildings and beautiful, spacious grounds safely and securely.
Your support is more crucial than ever and, if you feel able to donate, we would be so grateful for your contribution. Your support will help enable us to safeguard the site and Trust.
Discover how Bletchley Park was vital to Allied victory in WW2. A place of exceptional historical importance, Bletchley Park is also the birthplace of modern computing and has helped shape life as we know it today.
Families can expect an exciting, fun-filled full day out, exploring the collections with hands-on displays and interactives. With plenty of outdoor space and so many different areas around the park to explore, go on an adventure and uncover some surprising stories!
There is something for everyone to see & do, read on to find out more and plan your visit today.
We have a range of permanent and temporary exhibitions for you to enjoy, housed in our historic buildings, they piece togeher the stories of Bletchley Park.
We have a delicious range of food and drink options for you to enjoy. Our Café in Hut 4 and Coffee shop in Block C are open daily.
Explore this page to find out about all of our exhibitions and where our facilities are located including toilets and food and drink.
We have a range of events to enjoy at Bletchley Park as well as virtual events you can attend from the comfort of your own home.
As a Friend, you can enjoy free unlimited year-round access to our heritage site and museum, plus a range of other benefits including exclusive events, previews and discounts.
We offer award-winning learning sessions tailored to pupils of any age.
We offer award-winning learning sessions tailored to pupils of any age. Whether you are looking for an on-site visit, a virtual session or for us to come to you we have tailored session. Exciting hands-on demonstrations and engaging sessions will encourage learning about WW2, teamwork, codebreaking and much more.
Find out what went on at Bletchley Park during WW2: how the German Enigma operators tried to keep their messages secret, how they sent them and how the codebreakers listened in to these messages.
Please explore for important information related to your visit.
Our very own bursary scheme, funded by kind donations from external organisations, charities and individuals, allows eligible schools to experience Bletchley Park’s Learning programme for free.
Please find all of our frequently asked questions regarding learning visits, if you would like to ask any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the Learning Team through the contact form or via the phone.
We are now taking bookings for Learning sessions between 7 June and 31 July 2021. Bookings for the 2021/22 academic year are now also being taken.
We are now taking bookings for Outreach sessions between 7 June and 31 July 2021. Bookings for the 2021/22 academic year are now also being taken.
Why not treat somebody to a day out at Britain’s best kept secret! Let them walk in the footsteps of our amazing Codebreakers and sample the atmosphere of the original WW2 Huts and beautiful Victorian Mansion.
Find out more about the Bletchley Park Trust - who we are and what we do.
The Bletchley Park Roll of Honour lists all those believed to have worked in signals intelligence during World War Two, at Bletchley Park and other locations. Compiled from information in official sources, publications and provided by Veterans, friends and families.
The Bletchley Park Roll of Honour lists all those believed to have worked in signals intelligence during World War Two, at Bletchley Park and other locations.
The Roll of Honour has been compiled from information in official sources, publications and, most importantly, that provided by the veterans themselves, their former colleagues and families.
Our commemorative wall for the Veterans, families & supporters of Bletchley Park.
Our digital commemorative wall for the Veterans, families & supporters of Bletchley Park.
The Codebreakers’ Wall is a specially reserved area in the grounds of Bletchley Park for Veterans, their families and supporters of Bletchley Park.
How sponsoring a brick on our commemorative wall at Bletchley Park works.
Sponsor a brick today on our commemorative wall for the Veterans, families & supporters of Bletchley Park.
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Explore Bletchley Park’s stories, find out more about the history of the site, the people who worked here.
Come and discover more about the amazing people and amazing machines that helped with codebreaking at Bletchley Park.
Activities included with admission
There are exciting activities and interactive tours for the whole family on various dates in August, as well as plenty of wide-open space to run around and a park to play in. With so many different areas to explore, go on an adventure and uncover some surprising stories!
Did you know that many of the Bletchley Park Codebreakers enjoyed puzzles and games in their free time?
Find out if you could have been a codebreaker by completing puzzles, playing games, testing your skills and challenging your friends and family!
These sessions are suitable for families with children aged 5-14, accompanied by an adult.
Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between 2 and 23 August, plus Friday 12, Sunday 28 and Monday 29 August (Bank Holiday Weekend)
Included with admission
"If they use the word 'brainy' to describe anything they don’t like doing they will probably not be of any use to us."
- Hugh Foss, when recruiting for Japanese Naval Section
Could you have been a codebreaker, a Wren or maybe a dispatch rider? Would you have been able to keep your work secret even after the war?
Join us on a fun, family-friendly tour to find out about the amazing people and machines that helped break the Enigma cipher here at Bletchley Park during WW2.
In this fast-paced, interactive tour you will learn some surprising new facts, explore everyday life at Bletchley Park in 1941 and you might even take part in some top-secret war work…
The ‘Amazing People, Amazing Machines’ tour is suitable for families with children aged 5-14. It lasts approximately 45 minutes and takes place outside.
Children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the tour.
Visit the Information desk on arrival for tour timings and to book your place.
Selected Fridays in August (19, 26 August)
Interactive fun for all the family
New and updated for 2022!
Collect a Top Secret Mission Pack at Admissions for £1. Complete exciting missions in important locations to discover what happened there during WW2. Stamp your official identity card at the gate, sign the Official Secrets Act in the Mansion, take part in codebreaking in Hut 6, find out more about Block A and The Intelligence Factory and much more.
The history of Bletchley Park is brought to life for young visitors with our fun and interactive family tour. The interactive multimedia guide is narrated through the character of a Wren and includes Codebreaker challenges, puzzles and storytelling. An adult version is available too. You may wish to bring your own headphones, although the units come with headphones and all equipment is thoroughly cleaned between each use. Subject to availability.
Every weekend in August, visitors to Bletchley Park will be treated to live vintage music from a variety of artists. Why not pull up a deckchair and make the most of the summer sunshine at Bletchley Park at one of our Summer Concerts.
We have a range of food and drink options available for you to enjoy in relaxed, family-friendly surroundings. We serve freshly cooked hot meals, snacks, cakes and a range of hot and cold drinks as well as seasonal treats. Kids’ picnic boxes are available too.
You can even buy an ice cream from the Hut 1 kiosk to help you keep cool on hot summer days.
Our BBQ food truck will also be on-site, serving delicious food and drink.
Alternatively, feel free to bring your own picnic to enjoy.
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