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Cornwall's Regimental Museum

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Military History Treasure Trove

So much to take in.The emphasis is on the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Regiment but there are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandie A
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Brixham
Historic and informative

Visited to see medals and photos of my great great uncle which had previously been donated to the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sidi104
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Explore one of Bodmin’s most imposing historic buildings, Bodmin Keep. Discover a warm welcome at Cornwall’s Regimental Museum, a fun and friendly attraction, suitable for all the family. Open 7 days a week during school holidays. Situated close to...more
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Castle Canyke Road | The Keep, Victoria Barracks, Bodmin PL31 1EG, England
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+44 1208 72810
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much to take in.The emphasis is on the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Regiment but there are also a staggering amount of medals and weaponry. A tribute to Harry Patch was touching and they even have a section of the Berlin Wall. The World...More

Thank Sandie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited to see medals and photos of my great great uncle which had previously been donated to the museum. Despite the museum being closed they still accommodated us and went out of their way to source the material we were looking for. Nothing was any...More

Thank Sidi104
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The history of the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry is long and glorious. The museum has done a wonderful job in showcasing the major achievements and battle honours, with special recognition of seven Regimantal VC winners. Worth a vist; allow at least a couple of...More

Thank Rowley51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cornwall's Regimental Museum is another place I'd been meaning to visit for a long time as I'd heard good things about it. Right next to the Bodmin General train station, CRM is set in The Keep, a grade II listed Victorian building constructed in 1857....More

Thank Gemma J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to visit on my second trip to Bodmin, well worth the wait. Some fantastic uniforms, medals and lots of weapons. A few dvd sections and a rail of uniform to try on. The only downside is you are not allowed to handle the weapons...More

Thank Culture738946
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

So much history surrounds the Cornish regiments, from long ago to very recent. The museum tells this story so well, weaving the personal and social history of those involved and affected into a fascinating and often sobering Cornish story.

Thank william100
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I visited here with my 16 year old son and it was great. What a surprise, it was so much better than I had expected and amazing value too. History of the regiment from 1700s to the present day with exhibits from all of their...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I found this museum by chance on the internet and visited with my seven year old son and dog Vinnie. It has the most amazing collections and completely dog friendly. A great day out and it is absolute value for money

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Visited here on a rainy afternoon. The directions were clear and we used the parking postcode in our Tom Tom and found the free parking at the rear of the museum. As the access warns there are steps. The less able bodied of us stayed...More

Thank Juliemahoolie
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a family friendly military museum £6.00 entry well worth it. Plenty of well staged exhibits and learning opportunities. Bodmin and Wenford Railway is 100 yards away so make a double visit - free parking. Allow 2hrs plus 3 for railway - day organised...More

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S L
2 August 2016|
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Response from Sophie H | Property representative |
Yes, we have a limited amount of free parking at the rear of the museum. There is also limited free on-street parking alongside the museum in Castle Canyke Road and a Pay and Display car park 100 metres level walk along... More
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