Book on one of our tours and we will be your battlefield guides to a fascinating and often poignant look at the remaining traces of the dramatic Second World War. Well researched multimedia and real artifacts are used to help enhance your experience.

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Join researchers Phil & Kimberley on an evening tour of WWII bunkers & their research sites, which are not open to the public. They will show you how Jersey was made into an impregnable fortress & help you appreciate what the Third Reich was able to create with slave labor. The tour is also a perfect compliment to understanding the history of the D-Day invasion, which took place less than 30 miles away. This tour must be pre-booked & early booking recommended.

Highlights

Private tour of various German WWII Bunkers not open to the public. These are not museums or restored bunkers but our research sites that promise to surprise you and give you an unforgettable experience.
Digital media used to help explain how the sites were built and used in WWII
Historic WWII artifacts used, no props
The private tour enables you to have input in your itinerary and guarantees more individualised attention from your guides


Why Choose This Tour?

There is no better way to learn about the Occupation during the second world war than on this private tour.
Our guides are professional researchers and we fund all the work we do from these tours.
We aim to give you an experience that you won't forget!
Small group numbers provide a truly custom experience.
This tour is not a coach tour, and we pride ourselves on direct interaction with our guides at sites.
Tours at night using torchlight is an experience you will not easily forget.
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We want you to have a fantastic experience so please bear these in mind when preparing for your tour:

The weather can be unpredictable in Jersey so dress in layers. There is a moderate amount of walking involved, so please wear comfortable shoes.
The tour will be run no matter the weather so please make sure you are dressed appropriately 


Book now

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Join our researchers Phil & Kimberley on a full day tour of WWII bunkers & their own research sites, all of which are not usually open to the public. They will show you how Jersey was made into an impregnable fortress & help you appreciate what the Third Reich was able to create with slave labour. The tour is also a perfect compliment to understanding the history of the D-Day invasion, which took place less than 30 miles away. Tours need to be pre-booked & early booking recommended. This tour is a must for bunker and WWII enthusiasts.


Types of sites we will visit during the day, all of which we have unique access to. These are not museums, restored bunkers and they are not open to the public. 

  • Observation Bunkers
  • Artillery Batteries
  • Anti-Aircraft Batteries
  • Tunnel Complexs
  • Fortress Strength Personnel Bunker
  • Widerstandsnest (Resistance Nests)
  • Stützpunkt (Strongpoints)
  • German Modified Napoleonic era Tower

Highlights
  • Private tour of key Occupation sites
  • We share our research with you using digital media
  • Our tours are fully interactive so you can ask the guides as many questions as you like
  • We start at 10:00 and aim to finish at 16:00
  • Available weekends and other days on request

Why Choose This Tour?
  • Our guides work for Jersey War Tours and are professional researchers maintaining our website
  • We aim to give you an experience that you won't forget!
  • JWT pack the day tour with multiple sites that are not easy to find or visit
  • Small group numbers providing a truly custom experience (larger group sizes available on request)


We want you to have a fantastic experience so please bear these in mind when preparing for your tour:

The weather can be unpredictable in Jersey so dress in layers There is a moderate amount of walking involved so please wear comfortable shoes.

The tour will be run no matter the weather so please make sure you are dressed appropriately 


Book now

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Gain fascinating and often poignant insight into the dramatic occupation of Jersey on a private tour. Accompanied by expert WWII guides we will visit sites and talk you through some of the lesser known stories from heroes of the Occupation. 




We will cover the following stories during the day 
  • Bernard Scheidhauer of 131 Squadron (Free French Air Forces), who crash-lands on Jersey
  • Captain Philip Ayton and Operation Hardtack 28 the only Allied incursion of Jersey.
  • Louisa Gould & her family who help hide Russian slave worker Bill.
  • Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron 34 and the loss of PT509
  • We will follow the footsteps of Captain Ed Clark and Lieutenant George Haas who escape the German POW camp in St Helier.
  • The Granville Raid and the Allied captured by the Germans and brought back to the Island as POW's

Highlights
  • Private tour of key Occupation sites
  • We share our research with you using digital media
  • Our tours are fully interactive so you can ask the guides as many questions as you like
  • We start at 10:00 and aim to finish at 16:00
  • Available weekends and other days on request

Why Choose This Tour?
  • Our guides work for Jersey War Tours and are professional researchers maintaining our website
  • We aim to give you an experience that you won't forget!
  • JWT pack the day tour with multiple sites that are not easy to find or visit
  • Small group numbers providing a truly custom experience (larger group sizes available on request)


We want you to have a fantastic experience so please bear these in mind when preparing for your tour:

The weather can be unpredictable in Jersey so dress in layers There is a moderate amount of walking involved so please wear comfortable shoes.
The tour will be run no matter the weather so please make sure you are dressed appropriately 


Book now

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This is a new workshop offering an introduction to night time landscape, seascape and basic lightpainting photography. Our goal at every level of the workshop is to give you the information you need to continue your night photography journey on your own. We select sites that are not lit up at night and light them up, giving you a unique photography opportunity to take something special for your portfolio, wall art, facebook or just for fun.  This photography course is taken outdoors in well chosen Jersey locations. If you are unsure if your compact is suitable please check with us using the contact us by email (info@jerseywartours.com) DSLR, Compact System, and Bridge cameras are fine. Workshop times:  Evening’s  19:30pm - 10.00 pm (times subject to change in summer months), don't forget the sun sets very late during the summer and this may be more of a sunset tour then.


The workshop will cover the following material: 

Resources used for planning night photography outings
Lightpainting Gear and equipment basics, we will have some kit you can use on the night
Understanding the fundamentals of night photography, including aperture, shutter, and ISO settings
Focusing in the dark
Minimising noise
The fundamentals of using different lighting tools and techniques to light your foreground
Basic Creative lightpainting
Star trails
Using the moon (depending on luna cycle)
Moonrise and Moonset (depending on luna cycle)

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Comping soon as a package, if you can't wait please email us and we will see what we can do (info@jerseywartours.com)

Available Guns

WWII
Mauser Werks 1910 Pistol 6.34mm
P38 Pistol 9mm
Luger P08 9mm
Wembley Mk IV .38
Victory Model .38
Thompson 1928 A1 .45
K98 Rifle 8mm

Modern
Jericho 941 9mm
S&W 44
UZI 9mm
M4 .223
Dragunov PSL 200 7.62x54r
Armalite 180
Remington Police 870



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Contact us for Normandy Tours either from Jersey or meeting you in Normandy (info@jerseywartours.com)

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