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The Royal Dragoon Guards Museum

Regimental Museum 3A Tower Street, York YO1 9SB, England
+44 1904 461010
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Impressive Revamp

I hadn’t been here for a few years, and as an ex Skin, decided to take my wife for a visit. I was... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2017
Jim M
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Day out in York

If you like millitary or regimental museums this is well worth a look around , some good displays... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2016
Gary R
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This museum chronicles Britain's fighting history over the last three centuries featuring displays of old uniforms, weaponry and war medals.Current exhibition on Afghanistan and the Yorkshire Soldier. New for 2013 Edward Payne WW2 Army Painter.
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  • Terrible3%
Dec 29, 2017
“Impressive Revamp”
Sep 19, 2016
“Day out in York”
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Regimental Museum 3A Tower Street, York YO1 9SB, England
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+44 1904 461010
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

I hadn’t been here for a few years, and as an ex Skin, decided to take my wife for a visit. I was very much impressed by what appears to be significant investment since my last trip. The layout is well thought out and the...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2016

If you like millitary or regimental museums this is well worth a look around , some good displays of uniforms , weapons , medals and of course regimental history

Thank Gary R
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Reviewed July 1, 2016

A wonderful tribute to the regiments and to all service personnel. They had a special section on the Somme. Having just found out I had a relative who died on the first day of the battle I found this section to be fantastic and emotional....More

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Reviewed March 18, 2016

The Museum has been enlarged and refurbished to reflect the combination of artefacts and history of The Royal Dragoon Guards and The Yorkshire Regiment - cavalry and infantry. There are several interaction activities for youngsters, plus excellent explanatory panels following a timeline. Actual uniforms, equipment,...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

They have some very good artifacts. It's been done up since I last went last time I were there it were nice and quiet with lots to look at. Since being done it looks like there's less things to look at and is noisy with...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2015

Well it's back open after being refurbished! A great gem to find if you have something to do for an hour. It has been modernised to follow the Yorkshire regiments all the way up to and including this year. They have a good selection of...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2014

Looked at website before going to York - failed to notice it was closed for refurbishment until 2015 - There is one little line that says it is closed under the opening times!!!

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Reviewed December 15, 2013

Very well located, it is adjacent to the castle and very close to York Museum and Jorvik. The staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful. The exhibits record the histories of two regiments with Yorkshire connections, one infantry and one cavalry. Allow one to two hours,...More

1  Thank M D
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Reviewed November 11, 2013

Took a group of Scouts to visit the Museum. Greeted by a very nice young man with the patients of a saint. Answered every question put to him by a bunch of 10 years olds who asked some very strange things. As we were leaving...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

We had seen the museum from the outside on numerous occasions however we never got to see it. This time we asked the hotel how to get there as we wanted to go there first. They could not find it on the net so as...More

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