Day in the Life: The Household Cavalry

Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment, Horse Guards, London, 2016
Discover more about the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment and the role of horses in the Army in this day of talks, workshops and family activities.

Meet serving soldiers from the Household Cavalry. Get a close-up look at their operational kit, ceremonial uniform, and weapons. Hear about how they care for their horses. And find out why their job is known as the best of both worlds. 

Join the Household Cavalry Museum and Archive to find out about the regiment’s service from the 1660s to the present day. 

Visiting as a family? Create your own hobby horse and gallop around the Museum with more drop-in activities throughout the day.

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