First Floor Lower Level
Via the main lift
Discover the diverse range of people who have served in the army, and find out what gives this 400-year-old institution its unique character.
Explore objects from the British Army's origins amid the chaos of civil war like Oliver Cromwell's life-sized portrait.
Inspect the uniforms of some famous faces, from Queen Elizabeth II to Lawrence of Arabia. Uncover the ranks, regiments and roles which make up the army. And even design your own cap badge!