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Cumbria‘s Museum of Military Life is Carlisle’s newest visitor attraction, telling the 300-year story of Cumbria’s County Infantry Regiment and its soldiers past and present.
Get closer to history, with a huge variety of items including uniforms, medals, weapons and silver as well as interactive displays and dioramas. This new state of the art exhibition features a First World War trench environment, immersive audio/visual displays and an interactive trail for young people.
The Museum is located right in the heart of historic Carlisle Castle and joint tickets are available from English Heritage.
Please be aware that when Google Maps reports the castle as closed the Military Musuem can be open. Check out the times below
November – March: Saturday to Thursday 10am – 4pm (closed on Fridays)
Closed 19th December - 2nd January
1st April – 30th September: Daily 10am – 6pm
October: Daily 10am – 5pm
Cumbria's Museum of Military Life
Contact email: email@example.com
Contact phone number: 01228 532774
Photos ©Stuart Walker Photography
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