The Museum is open Mondays to Fridays from 1000 – 1630 last entry 1500. Visits to Archive strictly by appointment see| New volunteers always welcome| Visit 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 & 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.
museum volunteer in the medal gallery

Explore the medal gallery

Battles & Conflicts

Frequently first in to conflict.

Providing tactical communications.

Ensuring commanders have battle-winning information.

Royal Signals museum shop interior

Visit the Museum Shop

Gifts, souvenirs, memorabilia and more 

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.

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)

Buy now

Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Royal Signals Museum Blandford

Royal Signals Museum Blandford