The Museum is open Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri from 1000 – 1630 last entry 1500. Closed on Wed and weekends in 2021. Visits to Archive strictly by appointment only. Check before travel as opening hours may change at short notice | We have a Vacancy for a Story Teller see| New volunteers always welcome| Visit for souvenirs and Corps memorabilia |

Royal Signals Museum

A great family day out

The story of military communications from semaphore  to cyber

Interactive, educational and fun!




Story Telling Vacancy

The Museum has a vacancy for an accomplished Story Teller. Find out more…

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Christmas Closure

The Museum will be closed for Christmas from Friday 17th December until Tuesday 4th January 2022.


Military communications at the museum

Explore the exciting story of military communications and information from the Crimean War to the present day

Years of the Royal Corps of Signals

History & Heritage

From semaphore to cyber


Investigate the history of military communications.

Explore Corps heritage from the Crimean War to the present day.


  • Women at War.
  • Willy’s Jeep.
  • Monty’s Command vehicle.
  • Medals and honours.
  • White Helmets bikes and memorabilia.

Kit Medals Uniform

Communications vehicles.

Signalling equipment.

Uniform through the ages.

Medal gallery including the George Cross.


  • History.
  • Science and technology of communications.
  • The role of Royal Signals in the 21st Century.

Battles & Conflicts

Frequently first in to conflict.

Providing tactical communications.

Ensuring commanders have battle-winning information.


  • Transmit your message in morse code.
  • Create a radio relay.
  • Experience life in an Afghanistan Compound.
  • Dine in the NAAFI Cafe.

Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Discover the work of the Corps and communications

Royal Signals museum shop interior

Visit the Museum Shop

For gift, souvenirs, memorabilia amd more – on site at the museum and online.

Museum Shop Online

Roger So Far

The Corps Centenary book ‘Roger So Far’ celebrates many of the Corps’ achievements during its first 100 years.

This hardback, illustrated coffee table book is packed full of stories about people, units and events in the context of campaigns, technologies and equipment. RRP £30 with discounts for Regular, Reserve and Retired Corps members (£9.99 +p&p)

Buy now from the Royal Signals Museum Shop