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York Army Museum, York
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A small museum with a large military history of the local regiments and more. Interesting graphics & displays which are updated appropriately. A new Remembrance display was being prepared for November... read more »
If your an ex soldier or some 1 who likes army history this is a must seeing all the different types of uniforms guns and sitting and listening to the soldiers that were in the war telling of the tale... read more »
This seems a small(ish) museum - but there's so much to see allow at least 90minutes for a visit. I'm not particularly interested in the Army but found this a fascinating wee museum and definitely wor... read more »
This is a hidden gem of a museum. It's wonderfully laid out, full of history, military memorabilia and character, and has friendly staff. Memorable displays include a full size display of an infantryman's uniform and weaponry from the Napoleonic War that confronts you, bayonet and all, on entering the museum. My personal favourite part of the display was the 'taken' cabinets - essentially the 'trophies of war', ie. stuff the regiments pinched from the battlefield! The museum shop also had some intriguing/odd things to buy, such as 'chocolate grenades' and even a full sniper ghillie for kids. Well worth a visit.
Amazing place to come with kids.
All very good
If you are interested in war & history, this is the place to be go. Exhibits are well-documented.
Szymon PiątkowskiKind of cool, but a little bit too small, as a museum ... a man expects to spend watching exhibits more than 30 minutes. I hope that you will over time be developed and expanded.show original
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