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Winchester's Military Museums

Winchester's Military Museums

Peninsula Barracks
Romsey Road
SO23 8TS

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Tel: +44 01962 877 826

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Opening Times

The HorsePower Museum - Opening Time: (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Tuesday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00*
Sunday12:00 - 16:00*
Guard Room Museum - Opening Time: (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Tuesday - Saturday10:00 - 17:00*
Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum - Opening Time: (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Tuesday - Friday10:00 - 16:00*
Saturday - Sunday12:00 - 16:00*
Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum - Opening Time: (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Gurkha Museum - Opening Time: (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 17:00*
Sunday12:00 - 16:00*

* HorsePower Museum is closed 12:45pm-1:30pm daily.
Please check times for all other museums directly.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled persons toilet - All the museums have wheelchair access and disabled persons toilets except The Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum (although there is one in the same building).
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors


  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Café Peninsula open Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am to 4pm, closed on Sundays and Mondays.
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Conference facilities - Limited conference facilities are available.
  • Groups welcome
  • No Pets
  • Open all year round
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • Off-road parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • On site parking - Limited parking available.
  • On site parking close by
  • Parking (free)
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - Usually 1-2 hours.
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - The maximum group size is 50 people.
  • Min group size - The minimum group size is 10 people.
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times - Please enquire for full details.
  • Special group rates - Please enquire for full details.
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction - Some parts of the museums may be outside.

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun - Occasionally hosts Family Fun days.
  • Marketed Towards Children - During School Holidays and Half-Term.

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

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