Walkarounds, History Tours

Air Base Heritage Walks 2022

October 30, 2022 - October 30, 2022

A guided walk from Greenham Control Tower with an expert guide describing the military history of some of the key airbase installations.

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About the Event

The tour starts at the Control Tower and is about 3 miles and takes just over 2 hours. It includes visiting the following:

  • WW2 Memorials – commemorates two accidents in December 1944
  • Old runway – the original tarmac at the taxiway crossover point
  • Area around 501st Tactical Missile Wing HQ
  • Fire plane used for fire training
  • Ground Launched Cruise Missile Alert and Maintenance Area (outside only)
  • The Blue Gate of the Womens’ Peace Camp.

Please wear sensible clothing and footwear – the terrain is uneven in places. Also bring water, sun hat, rain wear etc. appropriate to the weather.

The cafe will be open after the walk for refreshments.

Walkers join at their own risk. Greenham Common Control Tower Limited take no responsibility for personal accidents or loss of property.

Useful Facts


Control Tower

What to bring

Water, sun hat, rain wear

What to wear

Sensible clothing & footwear

Ticket Information

Tickets (£5 + 80p booking fee) must be pre-booked.

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