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National Army Museum
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The colourful story of the British Army and the people who have served in it, from Agincourt right up to the present day. Find out the facts behind some of the most remarkable episodes in Britain's history and the experiences of those involved. Try out kit from different eras, survey a huge model of Waterloo, explore a reproduction WWI trench and test modern 'military' skills in exciting computer challenges. Discover portraits by Reynolds and Gainsborough, a lamp used by Florence Nightingale, and even the skeleton of Napoleon's horse! The ordinary soldier's story is brought vividly to life. Regular Special Events.


Nearest UK Airport: Heathrow
Months Open: All year
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Discount for Groups: Yes - free group talks
Coach Parking: Yes - groups (pre-booked) and disabled visitors
Admission Price: Free
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Café

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