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Tank Driving Experience eVoucher

Tank Driving Experience eVoucher

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Once you have arrived at Armourgeddon, you will be kitted out in your tank suit and given a helmet. Then it's off to the tank track where you will be introduced to your FV432.

Our Tank Driving Experience is run on a one-to-one basis. Following a safety briefing and a short background history of the FV432, it's time to get going! Initially your instructor will drive you around one of the tracks here at Armourgeddon, based on an old WWII bombing range. Then it’s over to you. You will be instructed as to how the controls of the FV432 work, given a headset to wear under your helmet and then you are off.

Your first lap is driven with the drivers hatch open so that you can become accustomed to the track and the controls. Then it's out of your comfort zone for the second lap as we lower your seat down and the hatch gets closed above you. Driving in battle conditions looking only through your periscope it’s back to the track for lap two. The third lap is of your choice; will it be hatch open or closed? One thing is for sure; you will have a newfound respect for our members of the Armed Forces.

Specifications

  • Minimum Age - 16 years
  • Duration - Safety briefing, 1 x instructor lap, 3 x customer laps, approx 45 mins*
  • Includes FREE museum entry!
  • Availability - Saturdays, Sundays and selected Wednesdays from April till October. For availability on other days/months please telephone the office
  • Driving Licence - Not required
  • Extra Passengers maximum of 4 passengers available (min age 8 yrs) - £20pp. All passengers also gain FREE museum entry!
  • Spectators are welcome for a fee of £6pp which also includes museum entry.
  • Max Height - 6ft 4' / 193 cm
  • Max weight - 22 stone / 140 kg
  • Min Height - 4ft / 122cm

* The activity is based on the completion of a set criteria which can vary person to person, hence why timings are approx.

GIFT VOUCHERS are valid for 12 months from date of purchase.

This activity is weather dependent.

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5 Most recent customer reviews...
Terry Dewick

Terry Dewick

May 11, 2019



Bought the experience for my grandson as a surprise, he thoroughly enjoyed it, didnt stop talking about it all the way home. thanks for a great day out.
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Mark Whitney

Mark Whitney

May 11, 2019



Absolutely fantastic loved the whole experience from start to finish.
Excellent facility and excellent staff. The museum is also very interesting.
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John Ward

John Ward

May 10, 2019



Awesome experience - not sure I've ever enjoyed a day or more than this. Great staff, really friendly and helpful. Very unusual experience to most of us clambering into a tank and then being shown how to drive it round a track including some serious hills. Just excellent
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Nikki Westwood

Nikki Westwood

May 10, 2019



Big thanks to all the team at Armourgeddon!
Bought this as a birthday gift for my husband and he thoroughly enjoyed the experience. George, the young man who accompanied us in the tank, was very friendly and knowledgeable and explained things in a clear, calm manner putting my husband at ease..
The museum was much more interesting and so much larger than we thought it would be - we must have been in there for 45 minutes or more and then into the cafe area for a nice cuppa and a cake.
Paid an extra £20 for me to ride in the back of the tank and was quite pleased that I did.
All the staff that we met were really friendly and the experience was one that I would definitely recommend.
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Sandra

Sandra

May 10, 2019



Absolutely brilliant day !! would defiantly recommend it
My husband and I had the best time , thank you
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