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Royal Signals Museum

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My Sons Regiment.

My Son served in the Royal Signals during the 1st Gulf War and also in Bosnia. So I found this... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
John G
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Tibshelf, United Kingdom
Really interesting Museum

After passing through the security checks (passport or driving license with photo ) to enter it is... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Rover201457
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swindon
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Nestled in beautiful countryside, this modern museum traces the history of the British Army’s Royal Corps of Signals and the story of battlefield communications from the telegraph to cyber warfare and satellites! Learn about this fascinating subject...more
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Blandford Camp, Blandford Forum DT11 8RH, England
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

My Son served in the Royal Signals during the 1st Gulf War and also in Bosnia. So I found this most interesting to see how the Regiment had developed, from the Boer War to todays Electronic Age. The museum is over three levels and has...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

After passing through the security checks (passport or driving license with photo ) to enter it is a really interesting museum over two floors ( there is a lift ).Plenty to look at,lots of motor vehicles , motor bikes, land rovers , small military ones...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

If you visit, remember your photo ID. Good place for children as lots of involvement. Lots of history up to modern times.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Very good and well worth the visit something for all the family and gives a good history of life in the Royal Signals over the years

Thank Roger836
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Good way to spend a few hours if you have an interest in the Army, R Sigs or just communications thro' the ages. Plenty of hands on exhibits and photo opportunities. Very good cafe

Thank Kev0460
Reviewed 19 August 2018

On a military camp, so photo ID needed at check-in for all of your party aged 16+. Photo pass & car pass in possession, all dropped off in the Pass box on the way out. A short drive to the museum & plenty of free...More

Thank Agingracelessly
Reviewed 7 August 2018

To visit the museum you have pass the armed guard on the gate, clear security and get an identity card, quite good fun! It’s easy to park by the museum and the exhibits cover the history of signals and their use in conflict. Fascinating to...More

Thank Katieclem46
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Very interesting museum which my family of 4 (2 children aged 7 & 9) enjoyed. We spent around 3 hours here and found out lots of interesting facts. There was something for everyone - we liked seeing a real Enigma machine which was a first!...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

We loved this Museum, which was located inside the camp. Checking in took a few minutes due to the necessary security checks, so don't forget your photo ID. The Museum itself was quite small, but very interesting, and as it was the Corps collection rather...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Lots to do and see. I guess it is something that you need to be intetested in to visit but we loved it. Some hands in stuff for the kids, interesting for the adults.

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Angela P
19 July 2018|
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Response from Proudtitania | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I did t respond but I have only just seen your question. The museum is quite small do it didn't take us long, about an hour. It really depends how much detail you want to see. My partner has a low boredom threshold... More
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JudithY42
3 January 2017|
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Response from AdamCF40 | Property representative |
Dear Judith. Our admission prices are: Adults £8.00, Snr £7.00, Child £6.00, Family £24.00. The Museum is located "behind the wire" in Blandford Camp, the home of the Royal Corps of Signals. Due to obvisou security... More
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