3 September 2018 - 23 July 2019
Explore the history of parachutes and how the Army uses them. Design, make and test your own inspired by the historic designs in our collections.
Soldiers have to be ready for anything! Explore and test materials by designing and building a shelter that will keep a soldier dry.
Analyse evidence from documents and artefacts, then curate an exhibition to make a case for whether the conflict was a mutiny or war of independence.
Use sleuthing skills to discover the stories revealed in our Second World War time capsules. Delivered in partnership with the Royal Hospital Chelsea.
Explore how robotic devices help the Army, then work together using basic programming skills to successfully navigate a real robot across a map.
What was the Seven Years War and why is it known by so many different names? Use historical and geographical evidence to investigate the legacy of the conflict.
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.
Explore Civil War siege and battle tactics using real artefacts and archival material to consider the different impacts on society in the 17th century.
Learn about the possibilities of prosthetic limbs for injured soldiers and get hands-on with our robotic arms.
Investigate four key battles through primary sources and decide whether they can be considered victories or defeats.
Get hands-on with real helmets from our handling collection, then use different materials to make and test your own.
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.
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