Jersey Heritage Sites

Mont Orgueil Castle Details

looking over the pretty harbour of Gorey is Mont Orgueil, where 13th Century islanders watched anxiously for invaders. It served as a German command and observation post during World War II. Recent renovated a labyrinth of stairways and passageways previously closed to the public are now open which makes the castle well worth a visit.

Jersey Museum Details

located by the Weighbridge behind the bus station, the Jersey Museum’s ”Story of Jersey” exhibition is an ideal introduction to the island.

Elizabeth Castle Details

The turrets and towers of Elizabeth Castle, named after Queen Elizabeth I by Sir Walter Raleigh, are built on a rock a mile out to sea. At high tide it can be reached by “duck boat”, but at low tide, it can be reached on foot via a causeway.

Gorey Castle Jersey

Gorey Castle Jersey

Fort Regent

Originally built as a safe haven for the citizens of St Helier, Fort Regent is now dedicated to fun and sport,  a superb sport and leisure facility, squash and badminton courts, refreshment outlets.  The views over St Aubin’s and St Clement’s Bay alone make a visit worthwhile.

Jersey War Tunnels Details

The Jersey War Tunnels are Jersey’s most famouse museum of the German occupation during World War II. Originally intended for use as an artillery barracks it was converted to a hospital in 1944.

La Hougue Bie Details

One of Europe’s finest passage graves, set in beautiful surroundings, where you can learn about life in Jersey’s neolithic community 6,000 years ago.

Maritime Museum Details

Discover all about Jersey’s maritime past in this uniquely interactive museum were you can see, touch, hear and even smell the exhibits!

Set in the historic harbour of St Helier, the Maritime Museum is all about seafaring, navigation and the elements, told through the stories of Jersey people.

Hamptonne Country Life Museum Details

Discover 300 years of Jersey’s rural heritage at Hamptonne Country Life Museum. Nestled in the heart of St Lawrence, Hamptonne is a collection of picturesque farm buildings and meadows.

In the heart of St Lawrence, Hamptonne Country Life Museum transports you back to 17th century rural life. Explore the cluster of restored farmhouses and outbuildings or follow a nature trail and feed the farm animals. Discover local Jersey traditions such as cabbage loaves and cider making.

Heritage St Aubin Jersey

Heritage St Aubin Jersey

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