The York Army Museum

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The York Army Museum, conveniently located in the centre of York, traces the history of The Yorkshire Regiment and Royal Dragoon Guards from 1685 to the present day.

Cavalry Horse
17th and 18th century
Ceremonial Cloaks & Sabretaches
Early 19th century
Oil paintings watercolours and prints
The Uniform Gallery 1866 onwards
The Post War Years 1946-1992
1992 onwards

Venue Type:

Museum, Archive

Opening hours

Tuesday - Friday 9.30 - 4.30

Saturday - Sunday 10.00 - 4.00

Monday Closed

Admission charges

Adults: £5.00
Children (5-15): £2.50
Under 5s: Free
Concessions: £4.00
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children): £12.00

Collection details

Coins and Medals, Weapons and War

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Yorkshire Pals Exhibition. Open 16th January 2016. 3 Tower Street, York.

The Yorkshire Pals

  • 16 January — 1 June 2016 *on now

An innovative new display which explores the stories of the Yorkshire Pals battalion from Leeds, Bradford, and Hull.

The exhibition focuses on individual stories and personal links to create real connections between our visitors and the past.

You can explore the story of our Pals through interactive displays, personal letters and diaries, and trails throughout the museum.

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 0-4
  • 14-15
  • 18+
  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • Any age
  • 16-17


Adults: £5.00
Child (5-15): £2.50
Under 5s: Free
Concessions: £4.00
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children): £12.00

This is standard entry to the museum.

The York Army Museum
3 Tower Street
North Yorkshire



Assistant Curator


01904 461014

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