• The things that volunteers get up to…

    22 June 2018 | Blog

    It’s that Friday feeling! Our volunteers have a range of skills that they offer us, including clambering into small spaces to retrieve hidden treasures. We are always looking to recruit new volunteers for a variety of projects (not all including cupboards!), so if you have a few hours to spare on a regular basis, we

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  • Forthcoming Exhibition- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the case of the steel-plated soldier

    20 June 2018 | Blog

    The museum is delighted to announce that we shall have a new temporary exhibition on loan from the Royal Armouries from 4th July to the 3rd September 2018. ‘Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the case of the steel-plated soldier’ is a fascinating look at a little-known aspect of Conan Doyle’s life. Although famous for writing

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  • Free Film Showing – Southampton 25th June

    15 June 2018 | Blog

    Free Film Showing – Monday 25th June 2018 at 5.30pm. Charlie’s Letters, a feature film about the escape of a Hampshire Regiment POW from Italy and his subsequent journey home. This film is based on the letters written by Charlie Standing to his family; he was captured at Sidi Nsir in Tunisia. The film is

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