• 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London
  • 10.00am - 5.30pm
  • FREE
  • Chelsea, London

Events

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Charge of the 3rd King's Own Light Dragoons at Chillianwala, 1849
Talk At Museum / Online

22 March 2024, 12.00pm

FREE

The Second Sikh War

Amarpal Singh Sidhu explores the complex and often-overlooked history of the Second Sikh War and the lasting effect it had on the region in which it was fought.

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Grenadier Guards coatee, c1846
Tour At Museum

22 March 2024, 2.00pm

£5.00

Curator Tour: Uniform of the Crimean War

Join curator Mel Price as she highlights a range of uniforms worn by British soldiers during the Crimean War.

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Museum visitor looking at a Crimean War painting
Tour At Museum

23 March 2024, 11.00am

£5.00

Curator Tour: Art Through Time

Join curator Anna Lavelle as she explores some fascinating works of art representing the British Army throughout the centuries.

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A still from the film 'The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp', showing the lead character
Screening At Museum

23 March 2024, 1.45pm

£18.00

Soldiers on Screen: The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

Join us for a screening of the wartime satire 'The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp'. Afterwards, a panel of experts will be exploring the film's themes and examining its impact.

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Walter Tull character actor
Performance At Museum

24 March 2024

FREE

Soldier Stories: Walter Tull

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

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Toddler playing at a Tiny Troopers session
Workshop At Museum

27 March 2024

£5.00

Tiny Troopers: Terrific Transport

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

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Exhibitions and displays

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

12 September 2020 - 1 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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