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.
2018 season 12 February to 22 December

Admission charges

Adults £5
Concessions (over 60s, students and service personnel) £4
Under 16s FREE
Admission valid for unlimited repeat visits for 12 months

Discounts

  • National Art Pass
  • English Heritage

Collection details

Archives, Costume and Textiles, Weapons and War

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.
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Ribbon of Remembrance

  • 10 January — 12 November 2018 *on now

The Green Howards Museum in Richmond, North Yorkshire, is creating a Ribbon of Remembrance, both physical and digital, as part of its commemoration of the centenary anniversary of the end of the First World War.

Local people are being encouraged to upload images and biographies of relatives to the museum's website to build a range of research stories.

The museum team are also offering family history research assistance to anyone who wants to use this landmark anniversary year to anyone who wants to start a research project.

The Ribbon of Remembrance will take physical form over the weekend of Remembrance Sunday in November, when images and biographies gathered over the course of the project will line the 3 mile route between Catterick Garrison and Richmond.  People will be encouraged to join a walk along the route, ending in the town to coincide with the traditional ceremony in Friary Gardens. 

The Ribbon of Remembrance is linked to the museum's major exhibition for 2018: 'Aftermath - living through the peace'.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/join-in/ribbon/

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

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