Horsepower – The King’s Royal Hussars Museum

Peninsula Barracks, Romsey Rd, Winchester SO23 8TS

The King’s Royal Hussars proudly traces its history back for over three hundred years. HorsePower tells the story of seven famous regiments, and how the Cavalry of horse and sabre developed into the modern Armoured Regiment of today, at the forefront of the British Army.

In Hampshire’s only Cavalry Museum, discover stories of courage and valour and follow the experiences of those who fought in the Peninsular War, Waterloo, the Charge of the Light Brigade, through the two World Wars, and on operations around the globe to the present day.

HorsePower Museum holds the collection and archives of The King’s Royal Hussars and its predecessors:
· The 10th Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales’s Own)
· The 11th Hussars (Prince Albert’s Own)
· The 14th King’s Hussars
· The 20th Hussars
· The Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales’s Own)
· The 14th/20th King’s Hussars



Now Closed

Opening Hours

  • Monday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Tuesday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Thursday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Friday 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Saturday 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed -

Any questions for AMOT?

Other than queries direct to this museum, ask us about the network of 140 Regimental and Corp Museums

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