A fascinating and imaginative glimpse of British soldiers in the air. Detailed dioramas, artefacts, trophies, Museum trails, puzzles, games and simulators.
See the Army Air Corps flying in Lynx, Gazelle and Apache helicopters from our Apache Café: No admission ticket required!
Museum tells the story of Winchester's past from the Iron Age to the present. Features include mosaics and reconstructed Victorian High Street shops. AudioGuide available in English, Spanish and French.
After a brief introduction you can follow the history spanning three centuries of our two original regiments, the 10th Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales’s Own) and the 11th Hussars (Prince Albert’s Own), their successor regiments known as The Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales’s Own) which formed in 1969 and the present day regiment which became The King’s Royal Hussars in 1992.
Cafe and toilets available.
Situated adjacent to Winchester’s Great Hall and within easy walking distance of the City centre, The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum is one of the best regimental museums in the Country. It is also one of Winchester’s five military museums.
Looking for something interesting to do?
Want to broaden your knowledge of the British Army and the campaigns fought by some of its finest regiments since the mid-eighteenth century?
Inspired by stories of heroic acts and selflessness in the face of the enemy? Want to see the largest number of Victoria Crosses on one site other than at the Imperial War Museum, London?