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City Under Siege Exhibition

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The City Under Siege exhibition in Gibraltar, located at the Top of the Rock in Gibraltar, is an immersive experience that takes visitors back in time to a pivotal moment in Gibraltar’s history. The exhibition tells the story of the Great Siege of Gibraltar, a four-year-long battle that took place in the late 18th century, and offers a unique insight into life during the siege.

The City Under Siege exhibition in Gibraltar, is an extended experience of the Great Siege Tunnels Gibraltar Tour. Visitors can explore and see firsthand how the soldiers and civilians lived during the siege. This building was among the first buildings ever constructed by the British people in Gibraltar.

The Gibraltar Siege Exhibition features a range of exhibits and artefacts that bring the siege to life. Visitors can also experience its sounds which recreates the experience of a bombardment during the siege. In this Gibraltar Tour visitors are transported back in time as the sounds of cannon fire and explosions fill the air. The sounds offer a dramatic and immersive experience that brings the siege to life in a way that is both thrilling and educational.

This Gibraltar Attraction is accessible both by car or walking from Main Street Town up to the Moorish Castle, and past the WWII Tunnels. With Gibraltar Tours, this Gibraltar Attraction is one of few last stops as you come down From the Upper Rock Nature Reserve. It is included in private or semi-private tours, shore excursions for cruise passengers, or with our Platinum Tour of Gibraltar packages.

The City Under Siege exhibition also offers stunning views of the surrounding area. Visitors can walk a nice uphill hike to the top of the Rock and enjoy panoramic views of Gibraltar and the surrounding coastline. The Gibraltar Siege Exhibition is located within walking distance of other popular tourist Gibraltar Attraction destinations, including the Upper Rock Nature Reserve, The Moorish Castle, The WWII Tunnels and St. Michael’s Cave.

The City Under Siege exhibition is a very interesting and iconic thing to do in a one day visit to The Rock of Gibraltar. Its immersive experience, historical significance, and stunning location make it a unique and memorable Gibraltar attraction. Whether you’re interested in military history, culture, or simply taking in the breathtaking views, the Gibraltar City Under Siege Exhibition has something for everyone.


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