Swindon Events Calendar

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Wartime Britain at the REME Museum

11 May @ 10:00 am - 12 May @ 4:30 pm


Join us at the REME Museum for our annual re-enactment and living history event “Wartime Britain” over the weekend of 11 – 12 May 2024! Come along for an amazing weekend exploring the equipment, military life and home front culture experienced by many during World War II.


WW2-era vehicles from the Museum’s Reserve Collection and from private collectors and enthusiasts around the country; Re-enactment/living history groups and individuals re-telling the history and stories of those who lived through World War II; Period costume; Live demonstrations of WW2 equipment, including firearms; Performances from the Lyneham Military Wives Choir.

Refreshments will be available to purchase from Crown’s Café, which will only be open to visitors with a ticket to the event.

Free parking, including Blue Badge spaces on a first-come-first-served basis. We ask that you please reserve a parking space if you need one in advance! If you can, please consider travelling by alternative means.

Tickets available from 1 February 2024.


11 May @ 10:00 am
12 May @ 4:30 pm
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REME Museum
REME Museum, Calne Road, Lyneham
Chippenham, SN15 4XX Chippenham
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