Oare Gunpowder Works

Gunpowder was produced at Oare for 250 years until 1934.

Visitors can follow this history through displays and models at the Visitor Centre, and also learn about the extensive wildlife interest of the site.

Information boards guide visitors along a waymarked walk. School visits, holiday activities and guided tours are available by arrangement.

Friends group undertake monthly conservation tasks.

OPEN: Visitor Centre: Weekends and Bank Holidays Apr-Nov 10.30am-4.30pm. and 9-5pm weekdays, all year.


For more information please visit www.gunpowderworks.co.uk