Army Museums

Shropshire Regimental Museum

Shropshire Regimental Museum


YesCoach Parking
YesCar Parking
YesLecture Room

Other: Disabled access to both main floors

How to get there:
In Shrewsbury town centre, close to all major town car parks and only 100 yards from main bus and railway stations.

A very rich collection of artefacts, displayed on 3 floors in a mediaeval border castle, covering the history of the King’s Shropshire Light Infantry and the County’s Artillery, Yeomanry, Militia, Volunteer and Territorial units. Admission is free to all ex-members of the regiments represented and their families

King’s Shropshire Light Infantry, King’s (Shropshire Light Infantry), King’s Light Infantry, 53rd (Shropshire) Regiment of Foot, 53rd Regiment of Foot, 85th King’s Light Infantry, 85th (Bucks Volunteers)(The King’s Light Infantry), 85th (Bucks Volunteers) (Duke of York’s Own Light Infantry), 85th (Bucks Volunteers)(Light Infantry) Regiment, 85th (Bucks Volunteers) Regiment of Foot, 85th (Westminster Volontiers) Regiment of Foot, 85th Light Infantry Regiment or Royal Volontiers, Crauford’s Regiment of Foot, Shropshire Rifle Volunteers, Shropshire Militia, Shropshire Artillery Volunteers, Shropshire Royal Horse Artillery, Shropshire Yeomanry,

Opening Hours:
1st June to 12-September : six days per week, 10.30 to 5.00 (closed Thurs) 12 Sept to 17 Dec & 13 Feb to May 1st : 10.30 - 4.00 (closed Sun & Thurs)

Shropshire Regimental Museum

Shropshire Regimental Museum
The Castle,
Castle St.,

Tel: 01743 358516 or 262292



Peter Duckers MA, FRSA, FRAS

Admission charges:
Adult: £2.50
Seniors: £1.50
Groups: By appointment
Children: Free
School Parties: Free by appointment

Students - free