7 September 2020 - 23 July 2021
Analyse recruitment posters from the Museum's collection and multimedia recreations of First World War parliamentary debates to explore the history of Army recruitment and conscription.
7 September - 1 December 2020
Explore Civil War battle tactics, weaponry and equipment to consider the experience of warfare in the 17th century.
Explore the power of robots to solve challenges for the Army. Get hands-on testing out your coding skills.
Investigate the concept of Total War by tracing the steps taken to prepare for industrialised conflict in the First and Second World Wars.
Explore how advertising and propaganda work, particularly focusing on recruitment campaigns of the First World War.
Discover some of the stories of Remembrance held by the Museum, the evolution of the poppy as a symbol, and how it is used today.
Discover helmets from across the history of the Army, and explore the materials and properties that make a great helmet.
Explore how robotic devices help the Army, then work in teams using block-based programming and our Dash robots to complete a series of tasks.
Discover the historic contributions of Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole and why they have been remembered (or not) over time.
Use sleuthing skills to discover the stories revealed in our Second World War time capsules. Delivered in partnership with the Royal Hospital Chelsea.
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