Formation gallery will be closed for a private event on Saturday, 29 June 2024.

  • CLOSED
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London
  • CLOSED
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London

Events

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Toddler playing at a Tiny Troopers session
Workshop At Museum

26 June 2024, 11.00am

£5.00

Tiny Troopers: Camouflage

Sing, play and create with your little ones at these fun, sensory sessions, perfect for ages 2 to 5.

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A view of Vesuvius from Pompeii, c1943
Talk At Museum / Online

28 June 2024, 12.00pm

FREE

World Heritage and War: The Bombing of Pompeii

Professor Nigel Pollard uses the little-known story of the bombing of Pompeii during the Second World War to reflect on the risk that conflict poses to cultural heritage sites.

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Sister Evelyn Morgan character actor
Performance At Museum

30 June 2024

FREE

Soldier Stories: Sister Evelyn Morgan

Meet characters, both real and imagined, from the Army’s past and hear their amazing stories in our galleries.

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Propaganda poster featuring Syrian president Bashar al-Assad
Talk At Museum / Online

5 July 2024, 12.00pm

FREE

Removing Assad’s Chemical Weapons

Hear from Jerry Smith as he recalls what it was like to be part of the team tasked with removing Syrian president Bashar al-Assad’s declared chemical arsenal.

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Footballers of 17th Battalion, The Middlesex Regiment, c1915
Discussion At Museum

11 July 2024, 6.30pm

£8.00

Football and War: The First World War

Join our panel of experts as they discuss the role and importance of football during the First World War, both for those fighting on the front and for British society at large.

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Death of Major Peirson, 1781
Talk At Museum / Online

12 July 2024, 12.00pm

FREE

Refuge Within the British Lines

Dr James Mackay explores how Black freedom seekers found refuge with the British Army during the American War of Independence.

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Exhibitions and displays

Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
Exhibition At Museum

12 September 2020 - 29 September 2024

FREE

Foe to Friend

More than a million British soldiers have lived and served in Germany over the past 75 years. Follow their evolution from conquerors and occupiers to allies and friends.

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'Shakespeare and War' exhibition graphic
Exhibition At Museum

6 October 2023 - 1 September 2024

FREE

Shakespeare and War

Explore some of the ways in which Shakespeare has shaped how we think about soldiers and the Army, and how we imagine war and its consequences today.

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