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Shropshire Regimental Museum

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Very enjoable visit

Had a lovely visit to the museum and staff were very friendly and had a lovely chat to an old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tigers7446
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Fantastic setting in castle

If your interested in militaria then the museum in the castle is well worth a visit. Exhibits are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RugeleyRob_D
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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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The Shropshire Regimental Museum displays the combined collections of the major military units associated with the county from the 18th century to the present day. The Museum houses a spectacular collection of uniform, regimental silverware, medals...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Shrewsbury Castle Castle Gates | The Castle, Shrewsbury SY1 2AT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely visit to the museum and staff were very friendly and had a lovely chat to an old sailor who helps out. This is worth the time to see with alot of shropshire regimental history inside.

Thank tigers7446
Reviewed 1 week ago

If your interested in militaria then the museum in the castle is well worth a visit. Exhibits are well laid out & some quite unique

Thank RugeleyRob_D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed visiting this remarkable museum which is very absorbing with lots of very human stories of heroes. ..

Thank glyn l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is inside the castle, which itself is very small with not much interest. I was visiting the museum as my grandfather had been with the KSLI during the First World War and I was interested to learn more about it. The museum covers...More

Thank JohnB240
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very informative and well spent 2 hours. Shocking to only pay £4 each. The staff are very welcoming. We will be returning.

Thank Nightout39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great experience and a must see. The grounds are free to walk round and the museum we were surprised how cheap it was to get in £3 for us pensioners. We spent a good 2 hours in here reading the history of...More

Thank brianmalpas
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Loads of military stuff for those who like that type of thing. But it said "Castle" it ain't a Castle! Oh well !

Thank Buckko
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Well worth a visit if you enjoy military history and a lot to see. Easily filled an hour and a half just wandering in a very well laid out exhibition. Do go to the tower opposite for great views across Shrewsbury.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed September 23, 2018

A splendid illustration of the activities of this Regiment over its colorful history of many years. Brilliant exhibits in splendid surroundings within the castle - and the gardens and outside areas were excellent-even in the rain!

Thank ChrisBram2014
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Interesting Military collection where displays are a little dated. Housed within the local castle which has pleasant grounds

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Terry W
August 22, 2018|
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Response from Z D | Reviewed this property |
Adults (18+): £4.00 Senior Citizen (of State Pension Age): £3.00 Children: £1.00 Under 5's and former members of the Shropshire Regiments: free Autumn From September 10th to December 17th: Open 10.30 to 16.00 but closed on... More
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Paul R
August 15, 2017|
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It used to be free for Shrewsbury residents, not too sure if that's still the case
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Paul R
August 15, 2017|
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Response from mushyspud | Reviewed this property |
I went in April 18 and it's still £4 for adults. Well worth it.
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