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Family Activities - D-Day: Deception Plans

Tue, 28 May 2019 — Thu, 30 May 2019
From 11:00 to 15:30
INCLUDED WITH ADMISSION
Overview
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Find out what it was really like for the interceptors, the Codebreakers and the intelligence officers through this immersive activity.

Enrol as a new recruit, where you’ll be transcribing Morse and then decrypting the German Enigma messages to decide if the Operation Fortitude deception plans have been successful and whether it is advisable to proceed with D-Day.

It is perhaps the last chance the Allies have of beginning the invasion of German-occupied Western Europe. Can you assist in one of the most successful Allied deception campaigns ever conceived?

Suitable for children aged 7-16 accompanied by an adult – drop in to the dining room in the Mansion.

Last admission 3pm.  Briefings will take place on the hour.

Entry is included with admission