The Green Howards Museum

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We tell the fascinating 300-year story of this illustrious regiment, using our unique collection of military artefacts and intensely personal objects.

The museum offers a light bright environment for all ages to explore the military context of this infantry unit and the individual stories of those who have served.

Extensive programme of events, activities. talks and tours.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Open Monday to Saturday 10.00am to 4.30pm.
In July and August we are also open on Sundays.

Admission charges

Adults £4.50
Concessions (over 60s, students and service personnel) £3.50
Under 16s FREE

Discounts

  • National Art Pass

Collection details

Archives, Costume and Textiles, Weapons and War

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Somme exhibition

Somme. The Other Side of No-Man's Land

  • 19 March — 23 December 2016 *on now

Exploring the fate of the thousands of Yorkshire-men involved in the battle. Using photographs, letters and personal items, we examine how their experiences compared with their German counterparts.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Admission to the exhibition is included in museum entry.
£4.50 adults
£3.50 concessions
Under 16s FREE

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/somme-the-other-side-of-no-mans-land/

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
The Green Howards Museum

Vera Brittain - Known and Unknown

  • 27 May 2016 7-8pm *on now

Dr Phylomena Bardsey looks at 'Testament of Youth' in the context of the author's social and religious beliefs.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£4

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/an-artist-remembers/

The Green Howards Museum

The Somme

  • 17 June 2016 7-8pm

In this, the centenary year of the Battle of the Somme, regimental historian, Roger Chapman talks us through the battle and the role of the thousands of Yorkshire-men who were there.

Please note, this talk is linked to our current special exhibition: Somme. The Other Side of No-Man's land.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£4

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/the-battle-of-the-somme/

The History Wardrobe

Oh my Poor Nerves!

  • 19 August 2016 3-4:30pm

The History Wardrobe presents this entertaining insight into Georgian health; maladies real and imagined and cures sensational and horrific. Enjoy this performance by our spirited invalid in an authentic 18th century setting, whilst enjoying an afternoon tea, and perhaps a restorative gin ...

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

The Kings Head Hotel
10 Market Place
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 4HS

Admission

£13 (includes afternoon tea)

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/oh-my-poor-nerves/

Exploring the Georgian table

Exploring the Georgian Table

  • 2 September 2016 7-11pm

Author Martine Bailey guides us through the Georgian table whilst we enjoy authentic dishes from the time.

Suitable for

  • Not suitable for children

Admission

£25

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/exploring-the-georgian-table-2/

The Green Howards Museum

Stories in Silver

  • 27 September 2016 10am-3:30pm

Examine the history of selected items from the museum's silver collection.

Admission

£32 (includes lunch)

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/stories-in-silver/

The Green Howards Museum

Life as a Yeoman Warder

  • 21 October 2016 7-8pm

Kenny McGrath gives an insight into life working at the Royal Palaces for our October Museum Talk.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£4

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/museum-talk-4/

The Green Howards Museum
Trinity Church Square
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 4QN
England

Website

www.greenhowards.org.uk

E-mail

museum@greenhowards.org.uk

Telephone

01748 826561

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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