Monday to Friday
10am - 5pm last entry 4pm
Over 16? Valid photo ID - Passport/driving licence - is required for admission to the museum.
Closed Saturday and Sunday until late February 2016
Interactive, informative, inspiring. A fabulous family day out. Groups and school visits welcome.
Research & archives
By appointment. Delve into the archives - research, scrutinise, analyse.
History & heritage
Explore military communications from semaphore to cyber
Codes and code breaking
Intrigue, excitement, bravery. Keeping communications secret
What our visitors say
There is a running battle going on, and you feel part of it…Certainly worth a trip if you are in Dorset.
My 10 year old grandson enjoyed the hands on attractions including driving the vehicle across the screened terrain to the communications sites.
I was bowled over by The Museum’s fantastic displays.
A World Class Museum on a Historic Military Base
The staff on the gate and in the museum were so helpful to everyone they came in contact with.. Remember to take photo ID with you or your not getting in!
100 years at the cutting-edge of communications
All under one roof...
The Royal Signals Museum - visit today
Enjoy a spectacular day out
Intrigue, excitement, adventure..
- Communication and signalling through history
- The crucial role played by The Royal Signals in the 21st Century Army
- Women at War exhibition
- Willy's Jeep
- Marvel at the medals and honours earned by former Signallers
- Transmit your own message in morse code
- Create your own radio relay
- Experience life in an Afghanistan Compound
- Dine in the NAFFI Cafe alongside today's soldiers
- The vital role and importance of the Royal Signals past, present, future
- What it takes to operate in war and in peace
Royal Signals - communicating with you.
Thinking of a career in today's modern Army?
Think Royal Signals...
Royal Signals communication specialists First to humanitarian missions and military operations… last out Always at the cutting-edge of technology
The Royal Corps of Signals
Royal Signals communication specialists
to humanitarian missions and military operations…
Always at the cutting-edge of technology