What’s on

Museum programme of events

This page is regularly updated with inclusion of new events as they are arranged.

For more information, contact:  The Curator – Tel: 01962 828549. e-mail: curator@rgjmuseum.co.uk.

Booking can also be made on-line. Click here to make a booking.

Summer Exhibition – 21 July to 2 September 2018

To Commemorate  the centenary of the end of the First World War this  year’s temporary exhibition will focus on gallantry 1914-1918.  The displays will tell the stories of the  recipients of the Victoria Cross who served with The Royal Green Jackets’ former regiments.

The exhibition will take place in The Kincaid Gallery during Museum opening hours from 21 July through to 2 September 2018

Heritage Open Days Saturday 15 September/Sunday 16 September

This weekend provides the opportunity to visit The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum and the other Museums of Winchester’s Military Quarter for free.  This offer is during normal opening hours on Saturday 15 September and Sunday 16 September only.

Evening Talk – Thursday 20 September 2018

‘The Battle of Amiens: the use of tanks in the Hundred Days offensive’

Speaker: Stuart Wheeler

Starts 6.15pm in The Kincaid Gallery, The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum.

Tales From The Trenches – Wednesdays throughout August 2018

Meet Sergeant Revell, our storyteller for this Summer, who will talk of his experiences while serving in the British Army during the First World War.  Sergeant Revell will be on duty on Wednesdays in the Museum throughout August at the following times:

11.15am

12.15pm

2.15pm

Not to be missed!

Children’s Activities – Wednesdays throughout August 2018

Wednesdays is a great day to visit for all the family throughout August as well as the Summer Exhibition and Story Telling we have children’s activities and quizzes to keep all ages entertained.  On 22nd and 29th August there will be the chance to get your face painted too!

We open at 10am and last admission 4.15pm. Free admission for children 16 years and under.

No need to book – so come along.