The Museum is now open Monday to Friday 1000 – 1630, last entry at 1500. Our only Saturday openings during the rest of 2023, will be during half-term on 21st and 28th October, when we will be open from 1000 – 1600, last entry at 1500.| We will be closing for Christmas at 1200 on Friday December 15th and re-open on 2nd January 2024. New volunteers welcome | Visit for souvenirs and Corps memorabilia |

Royal Signals Museum


A Great Family Day Out

Telling the exciting story of Communications and information

from laying line, through to advanced, secure satellite, cyber and more.

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For all the family

So much to see and do

Opening Times

Monday – Friday:
10:00 am – 4:30 pm (last entry 3:00 pm)
Saturdays – closed for winter 

Open Bank Holidays – dates will be published
Closed on Sundays

Do check before travel as this can change at short notice.

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 visit if you cannot provide photo ID for all adults. 

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The Royal Signals Museum

Telling the exciting story of military communications from the Crimean War to the present day

Interactive  Educational  Fun!

History & Heritage

From Telegraph Troop to modern day Corps

Display teams, bands and sports

Interactive communicaton from morse to cyber

Battles & Conflicts


Including WW2 Afghanistan and Iraq

Battle communication equipment

Women at War

Codes and code breakers

Setting up headquarters Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Kit Medals Uniform

Kit Medals Uniform


Medal gallery including the George Cross

Communications vehicles including despatch bikes

Signalling equipment

Uniform through the ages


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The Army’s Communicators

Years of Signals Communication

Serving Soldiers

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