Facilities

Coach Parking
Car Parking
Restaurant/Cafe
Toilets
Lecture Room
Shop
Disabled Access
Education service

Opening Times

Daily

10am - 5pm (last admission 4pm).

Closed

For two weeks over Christmas and New Year.

Admission

Adult: £4.00
Child (5-15 years): £2.00
Concession (aged 60+): £2.00
Family ticket: £9.00

Groups & schools: by appointment

About the Museum

An innovative and attractive museum relating the story of the men of the regiments of Cheshire, their families and their community.  This 300 year history is told through art, artefacts and memorabilia including fine displays of uniforms, medals and weapons.   “The War Horse” exhibition traces the story of the horse and other equine beasts in war from the times of the Ancient Egyptians to the modern day. Details of this and other museum displays can be seen on the website.

Access to the archives is available by appointment.

Regiments

Cheshire Regiment (22nd Foot), 22nd (or the Cheshire) Regiment of Foot, 22nd Regiment of Foot, Duke of Norfolk’s Regiment of Foot, Cheshire Yeomanry.  Representative collections of  3rd Carabiniers, 5th Inniskilling Dragoon Guards and Eaton hall Officer Cadet School.

Address

The Castle, Chester, CH1 2DN

Tel 01244 327617

Web
www.cheshiremilitarymuseum.co.uk

Visiting Advice

Follow signs to the castle from city centre.

Car parking and toilets can be found adjacent to the museum.