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The Rifles Berkshire and Wiltshire Museum

The Wardrobe
58 The Close


01722 419419

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.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • James M
      Trip Type:
      Amazing lack of interest
      1 of 5 stars
      Friday, 14th July 2017
      My father was in the 5th Wiltshire Regiment as a Canloan officer from Normandy to Germany, wounded twice, once very seriously. I have paid for history searches on his British Army Record as we have... Read full review
    • David D
      Liverpool, United Kingdom
      Very informative
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 5th July 2017
      We spent a great time here. The ataff were informative and had a good sense of humour! The exhibits were well laid out and easy to follow.For my wife, the toilets were outstanding- so clean!! A... Read full review
    • Hand10
      Salisbury, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Local Military Story
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 13th May 2017
      I have been living locally for 3 years and this Museum has been on my "to do list". I regret not visiting it earlier. The way the exhibits are presented is excellent. The combination of uniforms... Read full review

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