Royal Marines Museum
Explore the fascinating history of the Royal Marines. The Museum celebrates the history of the Royal Marines from their origins in 1664 as Sea Soldiers through to their roles in Trafalgar, China, the Falklands and current day deployment in Afghanistan. Visitors take a walk through history and learn about the lives of the extraordinary people who become Royal Marines through a series of interactive displays.
The Museum's extensive collection displays items gathered from around the world and features a collection of over 8000 medals including all 10 Victoria Crosses awarded to Royal Marines A visit to the Royal Marines Museum allows you to discover the stories behind men who are part of this elite fighting force, from the point of entering as raw recruits until the day they pass out as Royal Marines and are awarded their green berets.
The Museum features an extensive events calendar and regular special exhibitions, see our website for more details. Visitors can also enjoy the Museum gift shop, award winning cafe ©, The Quartermaster's Kitchen, beautiful grounds with memorial gardens and wonderful seafront location.
Please see the special offers page for a discount voucher to this attraction.