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Visiting JMT 


Please remember that the Tower is now closed for Winter until the 5th March.

We will still continue our free adult Creative workshops and From the Trenches to Tendring project events, therefore please keep an eye on our website, facebook or twitter feed for more information.




Children: Free

Adults: £1

Yearly pass: £3 (excludes events)


Opening Hours

Summer Opening (April to September)

Wednesday to Sunday and bank holiday Mondays - 10am - 5pm

Winter Opening (October and March)

Saturdays and Sundays - 10.30am - 3.30pm


Jaywick Martello Tower
The Promenade,
Belsize Avenue,
Jaywick, CO15 2LF



Jaywick Martello Tower has a wheelchair lift to the 1st floor.

If you have any access needs please feel free to phone ahead to discuss your requirements before your visit.



Every hour from London Liverpool Street station to Clacton-on-sea, check with National Railways before travelling.


Bus 10/11 from outside Clacton Station on left side of park. Bus stand does not show 10/11 but it is there. Get off at end of route, average time 20mins. 
There are also taxis from station, average cost £7.00


Take A12 to Colchester, then take A120 signposted Harwich, take A133 signposted Clacton. At roundabout take right exit past Bowling Green Public House.  Continue down the Clacton bypass. At third roundabout take third exit signposted  Martello Caravan Park. Continue over mini roundabout and take signposted road to Jaywick. At next mini roundabout continue on through village towards Martello Holiday Park. Take left turn by the sea wall at entrance to the Holiday Park.

Of course if you have any problems or questions, please just give us a call on 01255 822783.

Please click on the thumbnail below for a larger map.