The Museum is open Mondays to Fridays from 1000 – 1630 last entry 1500. Visits to Archive strictly by appointment see https://www.royalsignalsmuseum.co.uk/research-archives/.| New volunteers always welcome| Visit www.royalsignalsshop.uk for souvenirs and Corps memorabilia |
Royal Signals Museum
Blandford Forum, Dorset
A Great Family Day Out
The story of military communications from semaphore to cyber
Interactive – Educational – Fun!
Discover the role of the Royal Corps of Signals and communications
Military communications at the museum
Explore the exciting story of military communications and information from the Crimean War to the present day
History & HeritageFrom 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
Uniform through the ages.
Medal gallery including the George Cross.
- Science and technology of communications.
- The role of Royal Signals in the 21st Century.
Explore the medal gallery
Battles & Conflicts
Providing tactical communications.
Ensuring commanders have battle-winning information.
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.
Buy now from the Royal Signals Museum Shop
- Transmit your message in morse code.
- Create a radio relay.
- Experience life in an Afghanistan Compound.
- Dine in the NAAFI Cafe.
'This is an outstanding, historic and humbling record of the contribution made by individuals in the Royal Signals plus the Indian Signal Corps who worked with Royal Signals and Queen's Gurkha Signals from 1920 to 2020.'
Mike Lithgow (via Amazon review)