A World Class Museum on a Historic Military Base.

Dr Jeff H


The Museum

Interactive, informative, inspiring. A fabulous family day out.

Groups and school visits welcome.

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Plan your Museum visit today

There is a running battle going on, and you feel part of it…Certainly worth a trip if you are in Dorset.



Directions & Opening Times

Royal Signals Museum
Blandford Camp
DT11 8RH

Mon- Fri 10am – 5pm (last entry 4pm)
Closed weekends until  9th February 2018. A huge thank you to all our volunteers who enable us to open during the warmer months. 

Closed weekends from 1 November to 9 February
CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS – 23 Dec – 2nd Jan 2018

A valid photo ID (passport/driving licence/MoD90) is required by all adults 16+ for admission to the museum, no exceptions. Please contact the Museum ahead of any planned visit if you cannot provide photo ID for all adults. 

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Visitor feedback

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!

Fluffy H


The Museum

Medals & Uniform

If the cap fits…

Battles & Conflicts

In on the action

Research & Archive

Research and archive facility

History & Heritage

From semaphore to cyber

BAOR – Can you help?

Medal Gallery


Ahead of the enemy, leaving no trace, keeping you safe


Action from Afghanistan to the Olympics…


Connect, detect, protect

Cyber & Security

Online the new front line

Royal Signals – Leaders in a Digital Age

Explore the work of The Corps and The Museum

100 years at the cutting-edge of communications

All under one roof

The Royal Signals Museum

Enjoy a spectacular day out

Battle of Arras visual communications

Explore The Museum

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

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