The Museum is now open on Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri from 1000 – 1630 last entry 1500. Advance booking is no longer required. We will remain closed on Wed and weekends in 2021. Visits to the Museum / Corps Archive are by appointment only and bookings must be made at least 24 hours in advance. Remember to check before travelling as opening hours may change at very short notice see | Visit for souvenirs and Corps memorabilia | We welcome new volunteers see Volunteer for us |

Royal Signals Museum

A great family day out

The story of military communications from semaphore  to cyber

Interactive, educational and fun!




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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.


  • Interactive history, science and technology of communications.
  • The crucial role played by The Royal Signals in the 21st Century Army.

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