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The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum

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Military museum Winchester

Visited Saturday morning . Paid £11 to visit all the museums on site ,but only had time to for The... read more

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TravellerPB2018
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Ringwood, United Kingdom
Great museum

Spent a very informative 3 hours here,we paid to see all the museums on the site,but only had time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
blues1960
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One of Winchester's five superb Military Museums telling the story of 250 years of campaigning for peace by The Royal Green Jackets and their former regiments, the 43rd and 52nd (The Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry), the 60th (The...more
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Peninsula Barracks Romsey Road | Peninsula Barracks, Winchester SO23 8TS, England
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All reviews military history napoleonic wars victoria crosses guard room well worth a visit couple of hours brave men light show well laid out british army two floors stair lift staff were very helpful on display two hours waterloo battle
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited Saturday morning . Paid £11 to visit all the museums on site ,but only had time to for The Royal Green Jackets-spent all morning . Excellent displays and exhibits. Can visit the others another time as ticket valid for 12 months .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TravellerPB2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a very informative 3 hours here,we paid to see all the museums on the site,but only had time to visit the Royal Green jackets,,the gentleman on the till(an ex green jacket) was very helpful and knowledge,would definitely recommend a busy if your in Winchester

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank blues1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the museum while in Winchester for the Christmas markets. You could spend hours here, there is so much to look at. The diorama plan of the battle of Waterloo was amazing. Highly recommend the museum.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jo S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must to see near Winchester cathedral it's full of historic army details along with military uniforms and arms along with more modern items, would highly recommend a visit when in Winchester.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank samuel t
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Educational and inspirational museum in the heart of Winchester's military quarter. The diorama plan of the battle of Waterloo is alone worth the entrance fee.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Marcus S
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Me and a friend visited the museum to research for a play we are both in, and came away with a lot of knowledge. Very friendly staff

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Easy to spend a couple of hours or more here. Lots of quality multimedia exhibits. Check out the "Copper Joes" cafe next door in the old Guard house very good food. Good disabled access, parking outside front door and Stair Lift to 1st Floor.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mhoneywill
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

A look at the history of the Royal Green Jackets through the ages right up to the present day. A sad, thought provoking visit if a little eerie.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vdavey73
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Unfortunately as it was late in the day I did not get round the full museum. However, the part dealing with the early years of The Rifles, The Peninsular War and Waterloo campaign is excellent. It tells the story of the Rifles in detail, but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roger B
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Visited yesterday ,really enjoyed our walk around.Very informative and the staff were really nice and knowledgable.

Date of experience: October 2018
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mexxcca
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Admission fees to The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum are as follows: Adults: £4.00 Senior Citizens: £3.75 Students: £3.00 Children 16 years and under: Free Serving personnel: Free admission
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