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Other Sites of Interest / Military

REME Museum

The new museum offers visitors the chance to fully immerse themselves in the story of REME and the people who have served with the Corps – with interactive displays and modern visitor facilities. As well as an impressive display of military hardware, the museum houses a collection of medals, photographs and documents that tell the story of one of the most important Corps in the British Army.

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

Address

Prince Philip Barracks MoD Lyneham, Lyneham Chippenham Wiltshire SN15 4PZ

  • 01249 894 869
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Open days

Tue-Sat 1000-1630.

Travel

By Bus: 144

By Rail: Swindon / 12 miles

The museum preserves the heritage of the Corps of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, and has over 100,000 items in its collection. This includes vehicles dating from World War Two, medals awarded to REME soldiers, an extensive weapons collection as well as uniforms, models, trade test pieces and radios.

As well as objects it has a large archive which includes letters, pamphlets, photographs, paintings, instruction manuals and vehicle specifications.

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