Gurkha Museum

Gurkha Museum
Peninsula Barracks
Romsey Road
SO23 8TS




01962 842832

01962 843659


01962 877597

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The Gurkha Museum commemorates the services of the Gurkhas to the British Crown since 1815.

Displays cover the Gurkhas' service in the old Indian Army which took them to battlefields across the world.
From 1948 onwards the displays cover the story of the four Gurkha regiments transferred to the British Army and the corps which were subsequently raised to join them.

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Opening hours

Mon-Sat 1000-1700(last entry 1630)
Sun 1200-1600(last entry 1530)

Closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day

Admission charges

Adults: £2.00; OAPs £1.00; Friends, Servicemen & Children (up to 16 years) Free.

Collection details

Archives, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Personalities, Social History, Weapons and War, World Cultures