Soldiers of Shropshire Museum

Soldiers of Shropshire Museum, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England

The Soldiers of Shropshire Museum at Shrewsbury Castle houses spectacular military collections charting nearly 300 years of British Army evolution, seen through the eyes of the Shropshire Soldier. The Museum is also home to the Lord Lieutenant of Shropshire's Collection and a Modern Army Display. The Museum has one of the most complete and comprehensive Regimental Collections in the UK.

The Soldiers of Shropshire Museum (formerly 'The Shropshire Regimental Museum') holds the collections of the Shropshire Regiments - The 53rd (Shropshire) Regiment; The 85th Kings Light Infantry; The Kings Shropshire Light Infantry; The associated Militia, Volunteers and Territorials of Shropshire; The Shropshire Yeomanry; The Shropshire Artillery Volunteers and Shropshire Royal Horse Artillery.

Opening Times:

2020: September 14th to December 19th

Monday: 10.30 to 16.00
Tuesday: 10.30 to 16.00
Wednesday: 10.30 to 16.00
Thursday: Closed
Friday: 10.30 to 16.00
Saturday: 10.30 to 16.00
Sunday: Closed

Winter Closure
The Museum and Castle are closed from December 19th 2020 to February 14th 2021

Admission Costs: -

Adults (18+): GBP4.50
Concessions: GBP3.50
Children: GBP2.00
Under 5's and former members of the Shropshire Regiments: Free

Proof of eligibility may be required.

Disabled access is available to both main floors of the Museum. Parking may be available for disabled visitors by prior arrangement. Please call to enquire.

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