Army and Empire

Army and Empire


Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5

Curriculum area:
Geography, History

Resource type:
Gallery trail


You are a documentary filmmaker creating a new series on the British Empire in Africa in the 19th century. You want to focus on the British Army's role in building and maintaining the Empire, so the National Army Museum is a great place to do your research.

Follow this gallery trail to look critically at the evidence and consider different viewpoints.

Download the trail (2.3 MB) and bring it along when you visit the National Army Museum. It takes you to four different galleries, which you can visit in any order. 

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