The Gurkha Museum50 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Peninsula Barracks, Romsey Rd, Winchester SO23 8TS, United Kingdom, SO23 8TS
- Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +44-1962842832
- Fax: +44-01962877597
- Ticket Price: 4 GBP
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museums, Military Museums, Historical Site, Memorial, Family And Kids, Specialty Museums, Social, Arts
The Gurkhas were the soldiers of Nepal who offered their services under the British Empire. As the name suggests, the Gurkha museum is a site that commemorates the lives martyred by the soldiers of the Gurkha regiment. This museum showcases their history of nearly 200 years beginning in 1814 till the end of the British empire. Apart from exhibiting warrior ship, this museum also portrays the culture, religion and social fabrics of Gurkha world. There are tableaux, dioramas, showcases and panels, with visual and voice descriptions to retell the history of Gurkha Regiments, recruiting of soldiers in Nepal as well as the culture of the Gurkhas.
Entrance Ticket Details For The Gurkha Museum
- Concessions: £ 2.50
- Children under 16yrs: Free
- Friends of Gurkha Museum: Free
- Groups by Appointment.
The Gurkha Museum Hours
- Last entry: 4:30pm.
How to Reach The Gurkha Museum
- By Bus station: St. Thomas Church (N-bound)
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14.88% of people who visit Winchester include The Gurkha Museum in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
50% of people start their The Gurkha Museum visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see The Gurkha Museum
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