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The Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum

Serles House Southgate Street | Southgate Street, Winchester SO23 9EG, England
+44 1962 863658
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A wonderful museum with an equally wonderful curator

A wonderful little museum and definitely worth a visit. Colin the curator is an absolute delight... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
hayleywatson28
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Nice static displays

Interesting museum of static displays of the regiments long history o service to the Crown. Nothing... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
steve z
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Serles House Southgate Street | Southgate Street, Winchester SO23 9EG, England
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+44 1962 863658
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A wonderful little museum and definitely worth a visit. Colin the curator is an absolute delight. He has a wealth of knowledge about all that is displayed in the museum and his enthusiasm for the museum is admirable. He should be truly proud of all...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting museum of static displays of the regiments long history o service to the Crown. Nothing fancy or automated. Read,look and enjoy a 30 minute to 1 hour visit.

Thank steve z
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

If you are not from the area, parking in the city is a nightmare (park n ride), train, recommended , now to find the museums around the hilly city . pick a museum and spend some time two at a push but any more is...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this lovely museum as my grandad served in the Hampshire regiment in ww2 in Burma . The man In the staff room was very helpful , and gave me a number to help me further understand what my grandad went through . Wel worth...More

Thank bambamss
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

This museum is Just off the City Centre, near the Great Hall and other regimental museums. The collection of Hampshire's County Regiment, the Militia, Rifle Volunteers and Volunteers from 1702 onwards. The Museum is located in the extremely handsome Serle's House c.1730, former headquarters of...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

The Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum has some excellent artefacts, and is rightly proud of it's history. The museum is worth a visit. There is a lot on display.

Thank Tony S
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

My son and I visited in order to track the path of my father in India during WW1 and the fate of my uncle in WW2. I cannot enthuse enough about the standard of the exhibition and the information provided by the secretary Colin Bullied....More

1  Thank Joe90point5
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Just dropped into the Museum at Serles House when passing by. Very relevant as I had a family member in the Hampshire Regiment, serving in WWII. I mentioned this to one of the staff and they kindly looked up the details of recorded action in...More

Thank almyridafan
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Wifey and I made a day trip to Winchester and visited its many museums. This Military Museum is quite small but packed with war memorabilia which will keep you enthralled for quite a while. Free to enter.

Thank Elmbird
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

Walked past (and in) by chance, after coming down through the old military barracks and finding an oasis of a garden in front of the building. Fantastic collection of memorabilia and information on the Hampshire Regiment.

Thank essexboyracer2004
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