Tiger Day April 2017 Programme

What's on and when at Tiger Day 2017

TALKS AND TOURS
10:00 - 16.00Tiger Trophies
Items and documents from the Archive.
Location: Second World War Hall, near the King Tiger.
10:15Churchill's Bag a Tiger Talk
The Story of how Tiger 131 was captured.
Location: The Sherman Room, in the Second World War Hall.
11:00Tank Tactics for Kids
Tour and interactive model tank demonstration on fire and manoeuvre.
Location: The Tank Factory. Meet at the "What's on Board".
11:00King Tiger Talk
A talk on Germany's successor to the infamous Tiger 131 tank.
Location: King Tiger (Porsche).
11:30Churchill's Bag a Tiger Talk
The Story of how Tiger 131 was captured.
Location: The Sherman Room, in the Second World War Hall.
12:00King Tiger Talk
A talk on Germany's successor to the infamous Tiger 131 tank.
Location: King Tiger (Porsche).
12:30Meet the Crew of Tiger 131
An opportunity to get up close to Tiger 131 and meet the crew.
Location: Tiger 131 in the Tank Story Hall.
13:30Arena Display
See Tiger 131, Axis and Allied contemporaries and successors in the Kuwait Arena.
Vehicles: Matilda I, Valentine, Comet, Centurion, Leopard, Panzer 61, Panzer 3, Tiger 131, Sherman Fury.
14:00Tiger 131 on the move
See Tiger 131 move from the Arena, down the road and into the Tiger Collection.
Location: Entrance road, down the side of the Museum.
14:30 - 16:00Tiger 131 on display
An opportunity to get up close to Tiger 131 and meet the crew.
Location: By Tiger 131 in the Tiger Collection.
14:30Tank Story Hall 
A guided tour of our flagship exhibition exploring the history of the armoured warfare.
Location: The Tank Story Hall. Meet at the 'What's on Board'.
15:00Churchill's Bag a Tiger Talk
The Story of how Tiger 131 was captured.
Location: The Sherman Room, in the Second World War Hall.
15:30Tank Tactics for Kids
Tour and interactive model tank demonstration on fire and manoeuvre.
Location: The Tank Factory. Meet at the "What's on Board".
*All of these activities are subject to change*

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