• 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London
National Army Museum
  • 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London

Fun family favourites


Look sharp and stand straight while you march in time and fall in for some Army-style training.

Do you have what it takes to be as disciplined as a serving soldier? Can you impress our virtual drill sergeant? 

Find me in Soldier gallery
Children marching

Child using interactive table

Take command

Can you make big decisions under pressure? Find out with our interactive strategy table.

Choose a mission, test your leadership skills, and lead your battle group to victory!

Find me in Battle gallery

Battle the assault course

Younger visitors can put their physical fitness and teamwork to the test in our assault course.

Overcome obstacles with new friends to see if you've got what it takes!

Find me in Play Base

Kids in playbase

Child playing under dingo tank

Go down under

Explore the many supporting roles of British soldiers. And don’t miss the Dingo Scout Car, used by the Army around the world for gathering information during the Second World War. 

For our smallest visitors, go down under and practise your army crawl through a tunnel beneath the vehicle.

Find me in Soldier gallery

Take a rest

Need a quick rest from exploring our galleries? Take a break at the Cookhouse Café, where we serve a wide selection of British fare - from homemade food and pastries to hand roasted coffee.

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Visitors in cafe

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"First time @NAM_London today. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Thought the presentation & interpretation made the subject accessible..."