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Dad's Army Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Dads Army

Spent a lovely couple of hours looking around the museum and the staff and exhibits were extremely... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pontypool, United Kingdom
Great fun for Dads Army Fans

Our son bought the bus tour as a Father’s Day present, a couple of days before we were due to go we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ely, United Kingdom
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Please bear in mind our opening hours are limited: 10am - 3pm Saturdays Easter to November & Tuesdays in Norfolk school holidays. Museum visits at other times by prior arrangement, subject to availability - we are a volunteer run organisation. For 9...more
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Guildhall Cage Lane | Back of the Guildhall, Thetford IP24 2DS, England
+44 7562 688641
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent a lovely couple of hours looking around the museum and the staff and exhibits were extremely well presented.

Thank Caspar54
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our son bought the bus tour as a Father’s Day present, a couple of days before we were due to go we were informed that the vintage bus we were due to travel on was not available, and that we could rebook on a different...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun and easy. The volunteers were friendly and helpful. We could get into every room including the tea room

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As part of a trip round looking at all things & places Dad’s Army this is a must. Friendly welcoming volunteers guide you in with a great little shop selling dads army paraphernalia. An opportunity to have your photo taken at what looks like Mainwaring’s...More

Thank Dino6565
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the museum. I was so excited to see everything on offer. It's a small area but worth the visit. Was so nice to see so many volunteers to keep this programme alive. All were polite and welcoming x x x Well worth a...More

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my husband here on Saturday as a surprise as hes a massive fan,he was thrilled.We had a lovely time looking at old photos and artefacts. The museum is run by volunteers who are all very friendly informative and keen to chat.we had a...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband came across the museum and the coach tour by chance when looking up Dad’s Army trivia online. When we told my parents we’d booked it they invited themselves along too. My dad and husband were in 7th heaven all day as the tour...More

1  Thank rachellouiseturner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint little museum. Excellent value (free!) Everyone is very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. If you’re lucky, you may even get your photo taken with Captain Mainwaring.

Thank debbiejwilbur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little place to go and visit. Give you a real in site into Dads Army. Volunteers very knowledgeable. Would recommend a visit.

1  Thank Hanbazlea22
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Visited after the last dads army walking tour round the village , which you pay for but lasted 90 mins and was really good the volunteers make it good to listen to. At end you visit the museum so much history of the show and...More

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September 16, 2018|
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Response from Ruth F | Reviewed this property |
On street parking a few minutes away.
September 4, 2018|
Response from Joanna Penfold F | Reviewed this property |
Its a half mile from the station to the museum.