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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...more
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Regimental Museum 3 Tower Street, York YO1 9SB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A small but well organised museum with lots of interactive stuff. The uniforms dress up was particular fun. Ticket allows return for one year

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a good find. Small, but well laid out and very helpful staff. The ticket you buy lasts for a year, so plenty of time to go back if you need longer to browse.

Thank Goggy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum brings together over 500 years' history of the Yorkshire regiments (with a small 'r') It is truthfully fantastic and is one of the best military museums relating to several single military units that became part of a Regiment (that's quite technical). It is...More

Thank TamAndrejus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok it interesting but we was in and out with in half hour and the nearest car park is castle across the road were we drive all the way round then walked all the way round the medium in Warrington was better

Thank 21ronni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful review of the Yorkshire regiments through the ages with all the clothing, armaments and medals. A must see.

Thank polsson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a couple of hours here as I found it very interesting and informative. The displays are extremely well laid out and the staff very friendly and helpful.

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just next to the Hilton and across from Clifford's Tower, a large basement with lots of interesting items, including uniforms to try. It only took an hour but we liked it. If you are a military, army, history, or war fan, be sure to take...More

Thank yahootraveler64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My visit unlocked my desire to learn more! I imagined the Jurassic park exhibition would have been longer but other than that everything was amazing - from the way the information was delivered to the many amusing history-related fun games for children. Oh! And thanks...More

Thank Joanna I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having a Hubbie who is a history fab we visited this musuem. I have to admit it was excellently set out and prestine. All the displays we amazing and an honour to read about so many who fought for what we all have today. Please...More

Thank Jane E
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We were visiting York Clifford Tower when we spotted this museum across the road. Turned out to be free admission on Saturdays. Great history on the Yorkshire regiments over the last few hundred years and stories about individual soldiers. Can do it justice in under...More

Thank David S
Allison F, Front Office Manager at The York Army Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for the nice review. Just to let other people who view this review know we do not offer free admission every Saturday. Yesterday was our Living History weekend, hence the free admission.

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