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Leighton Battery Guns

Corner of Boundary Road and Stirling Highway, Mosman Park, Western Australia 6012, Australia
+61 8 9269 4544
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Great experience and value for money

We experienced the tunnels today, there were four of us in total (2 adults, 2 children). I can... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Philip R
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Perth, Australia
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Unique experience

This tour was very good. Even on a day when the weather was bad it did not hinder the guides... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
patrickmchugh1984
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Perth, Australia
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“per adult” (4 reviews)
“all ages” (6 reviews)
“war history” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Corner of Boundary Road and Stirling Highway, Mosman Park, Western Australia 6012, Australia
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+61 8 9269 4544
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We experienced the tunnels today, there were four of us in total (2 adults, 2 children). I can honestly say it was a great experience and would recommend going if you got the opportunity. We parked up, free parking which is great and then walked...More

1  Thank Philip R
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This tour was very good. Even on a day when the weather was bad it did not hinder the guides enthusiasm to show us around. Myself and my girlfriend had a great 90 minutes or so and it was very interesting to know this is...More

Thank patrickmchugh1984
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We loved this tour, all very well maintained and not stuffy below ground. Tour guide knew lots about the war and its impacts in Perth. My father and my young son both enjoyed it so it’s good for all ages. Only $8 per adult, kids...More

Thank AntsWa
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Do yourself a favour and visit this place. If you are interested in war history it is well worth it. Its not a long tour, about an hour but for $8 its great. The tour guide was very candid and informative which made the experience...More

Thank Keiran G
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Totally recommended. They run guided visits every 30min, which include details on WWII antiaircraft and anti-ships rounds, ammunition and tunnels.

Thank María S
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

The tunnels may only be open on Sunday, however the park is open all through the week and offers visitors the opportunity to learn about what it was like during WWII times. On a good clear day, this will be a place for great photography...More

Thank Brenda v
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Located at Mosman park, the Leighton Battery heritage is one of the site selected foe defence of Fremantle harbour through artillery guns.open every Sunday 10 to 3 offering guided tunnel tours every half-hour.

6  Thank Inam K
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Great local historical site manned by enthusiastic volunteers. What a fascinating history. There is so much under the surface. Definitely recommended.

Thank Brett C
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Our tour guide, Peter Kerr (hope I got that right), made this such an enjoyable experience. It was the perfect balance of interesting facts, humour and a little audience participation. The tunnels themselves have been well restored but still retain many of the original features...More

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We recently visited the Leighton Battery in Mosman Park located at the Corner of Boundary Road and Stirling Highway, Mosman Park to see a part of the WWII defenses on our shores. This tour is informative and interesting to all ages our Grandson thought it...More

Thank Thomas L
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