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The York Army Museum

Regimental Museum 3 Tower Street, York YO1 9SB, England
+44 1904 731532
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York Army Museum is home to some of the most important regimental collections in the UK. From January - August 2017 visit Military Menagerie, our exhibition about animals in the army: family trails, dressing up and a programme of activities and object handling.
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Regimental Museum 3 Tower Street, York YO1 9SB, England
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+44 1904 731532
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"military history"
in 14 reviews
"personal stories"
in 5 reviews
"stair lift"
in 5 reviews
"clifford's tower"
in 10 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 21 reviews
"victoria crosses"
in 2 reviews
"local regiments"
in 2 reviews
"florence nightingale"
in 2 reviews
"boer war"
in 2 reviews
"machine gun"
in 2 reviews
"interactive areas"
in 2 reviews
"fascinating exhibits"
in 2 reviews
"excellent displays"
in 2 reviews
"twelve months"
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"great history"
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"on display"
in 6 reviews
"worth the entrance fee"
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Reviewed yesterday

From the outside it appears to be quite small.. However,, inside is excellent. Very well laid out and lots of wonderful information. Very poignant. Would definitely recomment

Thank Oldowl2006
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was walking back to my room at the Hilton Tower and saw this little location and decided to investigate. I was greeted by a gentleman who was engaged on the phone and seemed quite intent on finishing the call. He motioned me in and...More

Thank N2222TIkennethw
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a lovely little museum this is. It's not massive and doesn't take hours to walk around but it is definitely worth visiting. Although not from military families, hubby and I are very interested in finding out more about our military history. The layout was...More

Thank Jackie B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here last week, my husband is really in to military history, me not so much but this visit was highly enjoyable and the layout made it very easy for one with little knowledge of the regiments to follow as well as those in...More

Thank aem2682
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting piece of history with personal details of lost soldiers and their families. All ages would enjoy and benefit from a visit to this museum.

Thank sheilafarr8
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Splendid collection of militaria spanning the history of 2 of Yorkshires great regiments. Well displayed museum remembering the debt we owe to the men who followed the colours.

Thank Peter L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a wonderful small museum that should not be missed from anyone visiting York, the Roman era was for me very fascinating thank yoy

Thank Salome O
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very interesting well put together modern museum We had a enjoyable and informative visit As we are from Cape Town we really liked the story of the cricket match on table mountain

Thank DanielR77
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

As a former soldiers myself I always make a point of visiting a military museum if there is one nearby and so whilst in York it was along to Tower Street and into The York Army Museum. The staff were really friendly and helpful and...More

1  Thank Gary W
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Not massive but very well laid out and very interesting. My boys loved it and came away having learnt something. Good value for money and friendly staff. Plus not at all busy.

Thank kaparobi
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