Jersey’s unique history has been moulded over time by Ice Age visitors, occupying forces, and local traditions. Our expert local tour guides will provide a fascinating insight into the people, places and events that have helped to create the Jersey we know today.
Take a walking tour to discover how the spectacular scenery of the island’s modern coast was shaped by the forces of ice and sea during the Island’s Ice Age. Enjoy an organised group tour, or go self-guided if you prefer, to learn about conflicts of past centuries and visit historical sites that have played a part in continuing to shape the island and its story; visit Martello Towers built to keep the French at bay, to World War II fortifications and experience the haunting story of the Jersey War Tunnels.
Explore Jersey’s past on a guided tour.
Meet the local experts who will take you on a tour to uncover the fascinating history behind the island’s ancient burial grounds, castles and caves and much more.
Jersey War Tours (JWT) is a non-profit organisation who allow access to their WW2 sites for tours and visits. All funds are invested back into the WW2 projects and maintenance program of work. Tours are guided by volunteers who all work on these projects and you won't find better experts to explain the Occupation and Liberation history.
When history comes alive! Join Marc Yates, the only accredited Battlefield Guide in the Channel Islands on a journey of military history from Iron Age forts to German occupation bunkers. Let me open your eyes to Jersey's fabulous military history and scenic beauty!
Surrounded by crystal clear seas and wonderful beaches, the island has an incomparable depth of history and heritage, from Palaeolithic, Neolithic and the bronze age to modern times. Our qualified guides will help you learn and understand more about this rich and diverse island. You can arrange private tours for individuals, small or large groups.