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The Rifles Berkshire and Wiltshire Museum

The Wardrobe
58 The Close


01722 419419

Add The Rifles Berkshire and Wiltshire Museum to your Itinerary

The Rifles Museum

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.00 per ticket
Child (5-16 years)£3.00 per ticket
Child (under 5)Free
Concessions£4.00 per ticket
Family (1-2 adults, up to 3 children)£15.00 per ticket
Garden only£2.00 per ticket

Garden only season ticket £5

Opening Times

2017 (1 Feb 2017 - 30 Nov 2017)

* December-January Museum Closed.


Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction - with garden
  • No Smoking Attraction


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted - Museum only
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Morning coffee, light lunches, afternoon teas, for 30 max indoors and 30 max outdoors, when weather permits.
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Can be packages by 3rd parties
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 40
  • Min group size - 10
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - pre-booking essential

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Located in Cathedral Close. Nearest major roads to Salisbury are M3; M27; A36 and A303. Follow signs to Salisbury. Park and Ride sites are located on A36 west of Salisbury; A345 near Old Sarum to the north of the city; A30 London Road - also in a northerly direction and the A338 south of Salisbury on the Downton/Ringwood/Bournemouth road.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest station is Salisbury. From the station head towards the city centre then follow signs for Salisbury Cathedral Close.

If you travel by bus dismount in the centre of the city and follow signs to the Cathedral Close.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

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Recent Reviews:

  • normandy08
    Salisbury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Military Museum of local Regiment.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th March 2017
    This museum is well worth a visit by anyone interested in military history especially the local Regiment. It is well laid out and has friendly informative staff. It is sobering to read details of... Read full review
  • wingate
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Interesting Military Museum
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 27th February 2017
    This is housed in 3 rooms and tells the history of the local regiments.Opposite the cathederal and well worth a viisit. Read full review
  • Chris S
    Downton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    definitely worth a visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 12th October 2016
    Not you everyday experience, For lovers of history and lovers of military and generally for with live and inquisitive mind - wonderful museum, and quite rare one. Beautiful building - worth a visit... Read full review

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