The Rifles Collection is the Regimental museum of The Rifles, established in 2013. It tells the story of The Rifles from their formation in 2007 until present day, for this and future generations. Packed with fascinating artefacts and plenty to enjoy, the museum is a wonderful day out for all the family. It gives visitors the chance to immerse themselves in the story of the largest infantry regiment in the British Army and find out what it means to be a Rifleman.
Open 10am to 5pm (Tues-Sat)
Sat Nav: SO23 8TS
Eradicating Ebola: The Rifles supporting a community in crisis
In 2015, the largest Ebola outbreak in history threatened to decimate Sierra Leone. Third Battalion The Rifles deployed as part of Operation Gritrock, the UK military response to the Ebola crisis. Join our speaker recalling his experiences of this operation and the impacting connection that formed between the Battalion and the local community. This talk is linked to the new display in The Rifles Collection, which will be open to view after the talk.
15 March 2017 12.30pm The McDonald Gallery, Gurkha Museum
(Run in conjunction with Winchester’s Military Museums)
Tel: 01962 828505
The Rifles Collection Peninsula Barracks Winchester SO23 8TS