The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum, London

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The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum tells the story of Canada’s senior Infantry Regiment. The museum is located in Wolseley Barracks, purpose-built military architecture in 1886-1888 by the Dominion Government to house the «D» Company of the Infantry School Corps. The museum collection is vast and includes a large variety of artefacts: regimental memorials, silverware, uniforms, medals, original art, weapons, military equipment, archives, musical instruments, etc. Recently renovated, the museum welcomes visitors in the old archway entrance, upgraded to meet modern standards; an expanded permanent gallery and a costumer friendly gift shop are high profile attractions in the city of London, ON.
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  • You can’t beat a trip to a great muse aim like this. The staff were great and friendly, clean toilets  more »
  • A long time ago I visited the RCR museum only to find some uniforms and medals. What a pleasant surprise to see how much displays have improved. I think every class in London and area should visit.....  more »
  • As a former RCR I found this museum outstanding. It includes 2 floors of very informative and interactive displays. It showcases all periods of The Regiment’s illustrious history from its inception...  more »
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  • This museum should be visited if you are ever in London. An amazing historical record and tribute to our armed forces.
  • Great place to take young kids if there interested in joining cadets
  • The RCR museum has a great setup and plenty of artifacts on display. I have 2 boys around age 10 and there's enough there to keep them interested for about 2 hours.
  • So much history in one place of my new home in London! Be back aa so much research available!
  • This is a 5++++ place to visit. Amazing from the very beginning of military history in 1885 to every detailed contribution of Canadian forces to present day. A MUST see for any history enthusiast to people like myself.O am humbled by what I saw. Highly recommend.

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