• 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London
National Army Museum
  • 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London

What's on at the National Army Museum

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Tommy Roper character actor
Performance

26 February 2023

FREE

Soldier Stories: Tommy Roper

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

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Cavalry of the New Model Army, c1645
Talk

3 March 2023, 12.00pm

FREE

The Rise and Fall of the New Model Army

Paul Lay discusses the dramatic years of the New Model Army, from the civil wars to the restoration of the monarchy.

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An American nurse on a flight to North Africa, 1943
Talk

10 March 2023, 12.00pm

FREE

Negotiating Nursing

Join Dr Jane Brooks as she discusses the working conditions for nurses on active service during the Second World War.

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A civilian walks in front of a Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle, Iraq, 2003
Discussion

15 March 2023, 6.30pm

FREE

Britain’s Soldiers in Iraq: A Long View

Ahead of the 20th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, a panel of experts will discuss the British Army’s historic presence in the Middle East and reflect on the role this sense of history played in decision making.

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British troops advance past abandoned Iraqi tanks, 2003
Talk

17 March 2023, 12.00pm

FREE

Iraq 2003: The Road to War

Twenty years on, Justin Maciejewski looks back at the British Army's preparations for the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

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A family talking to a soldier at a National Army Museum spotlight event
Spotlight

18 March 2023, 10.00am

FREE

Military Medicine and Recovery

Visit the National Army Museum and gain a fresh insight into the role of military medicine and the rehabilitation support available to those who have served.

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Detail from 'Sounds of War' book cover
Talk

24 March 2023, 12.00pm

FREE

Sounds of War: Music in the British Armed Forces During the Great War

Join Dr Emma Hanna as she explores the use of music and its wide-ranging importance to the British armed forces during the First World War.

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Royal Artillery Memorial, Hyde Park Corner, c1925
Walking Tour

25 March 2023, 11.00am

£12.00

Remembering the First World War: Walking Tour

Join Ruth Polling as she highlights some of the ways we remember the First World War on this guided tour of Chelsea and the surrounding area.

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'Foe to Friend' exhibition space
Tour

25 March 2023, 11.00am

FREE

The British Army in Germany: BSL Tour

Join expert guide Edward Richards for a British Sign Language (BSL) tour examining the relationship between the people of Germany and the British Army following the Second World War.

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The Royal Pavilion during its use as an Indian military hospital, c1915
Members Only

29 March 2023

£20.00

Brighton Pavilion: Members Excursion

Join us for an exclusive members-only excursion to the Royal Pavilion in Brighton, exploring its fascinating history as an Indian Army hospital during the First World War.

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Study for a section of 'The Great Historical Picture of the Battle of Alexandria', c1801
Talk

31 March 2023, 12.00pm

FREE

British Military Panoramas

Join Professor Ian Beckett as he explores the now forgotten phenomenon of panorama paintings.

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Inside of a tent at Bareilly camp, North West Province, India, 1891
Course

29 - 30 April 2023

£85.00

Still-Life Course: Victorian Army

Develop your fine art skills with this two-day still-life course led by experts from London Fine Art Studios.

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