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Aldershot Military Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 - 16:00
Open today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Nice thing to do when in Aldershot

The museum is a great piece for Aldershot to host and celebrates the rich history of the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Abi K
Well worth a visit.

The Museum tells the story of the British Army in Aldershot, the "Home of the British Army", from... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
St Helens, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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“local history”(7 reviews)
Housed in the only surviving brick-built barrack blocks left in Aldershot, the museum tells the story of daily life for both soldier and civilian since 1854.
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Queens Avenue, Aldershot GU11 2JL, England
+44 1252 314598
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Having seen the signs many a time on a trip to Aldershot and with the weather not looking great today i decided to finally venture into this museum. I checked the reviews on here and some were rather scathing and made me a little skeptical...More

3  Thank lynothehammer
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

Felt that no tour of military aldershot was complete without a visit to this venue, but what a disappointment. 3.30 entry fee gets you in, where you find the cafeteria that actually only serves cans of pop, small tubs of ice cream and brews out...More

4  Thank themeparkphobia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very easy to find and warm welcoming staff. The museum surprised me because the title does not cover all the museum offers. The local history section was fascinating and flows easily from one area to the next. There are plenty of things for children to...More

Thank ionay1
Reviewed 10 October 2018

The museum is a great piece for Aldershot to host and celebrates the rich history of the association of the town with the British Army. Although the museum is small, there is enough to see (and touch!) for a good couple of hours. There are...More

Thank Abi K
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Took kids 7 and 14 and although small we spent about an hour there. Plently of things for kids to do, vehicles to see and things to learn. Worth a visit

1  Thank Dave R
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Went for a wander on a very wet bank holiday weekend. Was interesting and very well put together. There was a well laid route and lots to read about, but they had not tried to ram the space full. There was a lot for both...More

Thank ladyita
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Went today to this Military Museum and was very please with the visit! the staff were very welcoming and pleasant and knowledgeable of their museum and local area. The museum was what you expect, lots of information and history! much bigger than i expected ill...More

Thank marco202017
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We with the family as we had time to kill But have to say well worth it helpfully staff made time to speak to the children on our visit which helped So if your passing don’t pass it by

1  Thank wetanddry67
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I am an ex serviceman(RAF),i love to keep in touch with this kind of thing.The Museum is quite small,but it is still worthwhile seeing.The staff are quite knowledgeable,i do tend to ask some difficult questions at times.To show an interest in our Services,is i think,very...More

Thank Dahab49
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Enjoyed all the history that is shared at the museum. Our son-in-law is with the British Military and took us here.

Thank trl1812
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The Museum tells the story of the British Army in Aldershot, the "Home of the British Army", from the Army's arrival in the area in the 1850s to the present day. Based in the last two remaining barrack blocks, the museum is well worth a...More

1  Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 21 January 2018

I was very impressed with this museum. Seeing the Canadian content and the praise that I heard about the Canadians that served there and died there. It was very sobering and enlightening.

1  Thank Tim H
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Mid-Summer Special Offer 50% off Adults Children under 16 Free!!!! Adults £2.10 Concessions £1.90 Prices excluding Gift Aid donation Adult £1.90 Concession £1.80 (Until Sunday 20 August. Not to be used in conjunction... More