What's on at the National Army Museum

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Army Film and Photographic Competition: 2020 winners
Exhibition

23 January - 13 February 2020

FREE

Army Film and Photographic Competition: 2020 winners

This display of winning entries from the latest competition gives a unique insight into life in the British Army.

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The Volunteer
Talk

27 January 2020, 6.30pm

FREE

The Volunteer

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, Jack Fairweather tells the true story of a Polish resistance fighter, who infiltrated Auschwitz and drew the world’s attention to its atrocities.

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Soldiery: British Army portraits
Talk

31 January 2020, 11.30am

FREE

Soldiery: British Army portraits

Rory Lewis, winner of Portrait of Britain 2017-19, discusses his Soldiery project, a contemporary reflection of the modern British military.

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Tribute Ink
Exhibition

31 January - 17 April 2020

FREE

Tribute Ink

Explore the tattoos worn by members of the Armed Forces community and the powerful stories of identity, comradeship, bravery and sacrifice they represent.

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Tour the stores
Tour

31 January 2020, 2.30pm

FREE

Tour the stores

Go behind the scenes and enjoy an introductory tour of our Collections Centre in Stevenage.

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Behind the lens: British Army photographers
Talk

1 February 2020, 2.30pm

FREE

Behind the lens: British Army photographers

Join acclaimed military photographers Rupert Frere and Graeme Main MBE as they talk about capturing the experiences of the British forces in Afghanistan.

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Tiny Troopers: Animals
Workshop

6 February 2020

£5.00

Tiny Troopers: Animals

Bring your little ones to our toddlers’ session, perfect for ages 2 to 4.

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Rogues with Rifles
Talk

6 February 2020, 6.00pm

FREE

Rogues with Rifles

Robert Griffith explores the actions of the 5/60th Rifles during the Peninsular War. This talk is in partnership with the Society for Army Historical Research.

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Jewish women in the Armed Forces
Talk

7 February 2020, 11.30am

FREE

Jewish women in the Armed Forces

Kathrin Pieren and Susan Gordon from the Jewish Military Museum uncover the important contribution of Jewish women in the First and Second World Wars.

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Hell's mile
Talk

14 February 2020, 11.30am

FREE

Hell's mile

Using survivors’ own accounts, Terry Brighton gives voice to the men who rode down the ‘Valley of Death’ at Balaklava with the Light Brigade.

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Hands-on: hats and helmets
Workshop

15 February 2020, 11.00am

FREE

Hands-on: hats and helmets

Explore Army headgear in this tactile event for children who are visually impaired, partially sighted or blind.

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Terrific tattoos
Workshop

15 February 2020

FREE

Terrific tattoos

This February half-term, design your own body art and decorate your arms with temporary tattoos inspired by the Tribute Ink exhibition.

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