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Cheshire Military Museum

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The Cheshire Military Museum, in Chester, tells the story of the Cheshire Soldiers from the 17th Century right through to the present day. Follow the exploits of the Regiments of Cheshire and their travels across the world during many great battles...more
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Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DN, England
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All reviews victoria crosses british army armed forces chester castle interesting exhibits couple of hours worth a visit on display few hours information boards entrance fee regiment medal war history weapons trenches
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

Popped in late on a saturday and could have stayed much longer. The history and tradition of the Regiment is mind blowing. They been everywhere. In most conflicts and are rightly proud of their record. The ex squadie on reception had served 25 years and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Malcolm B
Reviewed 24 November 2018

This is mostly the story of the Cheshire Regiment, albeit with some cover of the local yeomanry and a couple of regular cavalry regiments. The latter seem to fade out as the chronology progresses - I assume because it's continued at another museum. It took...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MrWil_low
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Really interesting if you follow the Cheshire Regiments over the years. It's all very well laid out with really good explanations on the displays. This was my third visit over the years.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Postman009
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Loved the place, well presented and staff was amazing throughout the day. brilliant day out would really recommend it even if you are not into this still fascinating to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Belinda H
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Good interpretive displays with lots for children to do. Helpful volunteer staff, most of whom are ex services.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian8008
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Very interesting museum charting the history of the Cheshires. The story of Cpl Steven Boote killed in Afghanistan was touching and the paintwork on the motorbike was amazing. The many tributes paid to him show he was truly missed by his comrades and family. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank StephenH2760
Reviewed 17 October 2018

This Military Museum was fascinating with many examples of the uniforms on the time, the methods of transport such as motorbikes and jeeps and tanks. There were also medals that would have been awatded. The type of food that would have been eaten at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank r0selle6
Reviewed 21 September 2018

An amazing museum, very friendly on arrival, with some great items on show, well worth a visit, if your in the area. Highly Recommended.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank malc1005
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Really interesting museum. There is plenty to read and see and the WW1 trench exhibit provided much food for thought. Good value too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JillDWrexham
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Great to view and something with weather bad and history in so many different room And view uniform and weapon

Date of experience: September 2018
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leonmakemson1986
19 July 2018|
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Response from RomanLady | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, have just seen this - they've never had any problems letting my dog in, so I'd say they'd be happy to have your dog look round
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I would say yes
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