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Skelmorlie Secret Bunker

Door open days

7 September 2019 (12:00-18:00)

8 September 2019 (12:00-18:00)


Comprises visitor portacabin and Royal Observer Corps underground monitoring post, manned until 1991. The primary function was to monitor and report on the effects of a nuclear attack as part of an extensive chain throughout the United Kingdom. This is the only monitoring post in the West of Scotland for public access. Access by climbing down a 15ft vertical steel ladder. Warm clothing and sensible shoes required.

Pre-booking essential due to restricted space. Tel: 07513 504 115 to reserve a place.


Key Information

Building Date: 1965

Pre-booking essential.


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Where to find us

  • On A78
  • Near Skelmorlie
  • PA17 5HF