The Tank Museum - Bovington

The Tank Museum, BovingtonThe Tank Museum at Bovington houses the world's finest international collection of armoured fighting vehicles. In total there are over 150 vehicles from over 26 countries around the world. You can follow the development of armoured vehicles from the Great War, WW2, The Gulf War and finally experience the sights and sounds of "Tank Battle" in modern armour.

 

There is a play area for children, armoured vehicle rides available during summer week-days. There is also the famous Tanks in Action display every weekday during the School holidays at 1pm. See below for full details. You will also find a Gift Shop as well as a Restaurant and a Café.

 

Built in 1998, there is an exact, full size replica of a World War 1 trench, complete with lighting and sound effects, giving you the chance to experience life in the trenches for yourself.

 

Also New for Spring 2015: Tank Factory exhibition

 

 

CONTACT DETAILS

T : 01929 405096

W : www.tankmuseum.org

 

NOTE

One-level access caters for disabled visitors, wheelchairs available on request.
"Tanks In Action" displays run at various times during the summer, check their website for full details.

 

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