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 was completely redeveloped in 2014, and 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.
Check website for holiday opening times.
Between 1 April and 31 October we are also open on Sunday afternoons - 12.30pm to 4.30pm

Admission charges

Adults £4
Seniors and service personnel £3.50
Young people 13-18 £2
Children under 13 £1.50
Children under 5 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.
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Riotous Assembly

  • 15 August 2015 — 15 April 2016

Using our Georgian collection, we explore this fascinating period of history.

Admission

Special exhibition included in museum entry.
Adults £4

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/special-exhibition-2/

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.

Parties, Petticoats and Pox - a soldier's life in Georgian Richmond.

  • 20 August 2015

Using original museum objects we tell the fascinating story of the area's scarlet coated militia.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Children: FREE
Accompanying adults: £3

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/school-holidays-session/

Gallipoli

  • 21 August 2015 7-8pm

In this, the centenary year of the Gallipoli campaign, Peter Hart gives our August Museum Talk.

Please note, the venue for this Museum Talk is The Station.

Where

The Station
Station Yard
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 4LD
England

Admission

£4

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/museum-talk-3/

Job's Journey.

  • 27 August 2015 2:30-4pm

Storytelling session about real-life soldier, Job Waterhouse.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Children: FREE
accompanying adults: £3

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/special-school-holiday-event/

Life as a Yeoman Warder

  • 18 September 2015 7-8pm

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

Admission

£4

Website

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

National Service - a very personal experience

  • 16 October 2015 7-8pm

Alistair Tucker takes a trip down memory lane for our September Museum Talk.

Admission

£4

Website

http://greenhowards.org.uk/events/museum-talk-5/

An Artist Remembers

  • 20 November 2015 7-8pm

War artist, Jules George talks about his experiences in Afghanistan and the resulting work he created.

Admission

£4

Website

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

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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