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FEBRUARY HALF TERM

13/02/2021 - 21/02/2021
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This February Half Term explore The Tank Museum and experience the biggest day out in history!

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

27/03/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

EASTER HOLIDAY

02/04/2021 - 18/04/2021
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This Easter Holiday explore The Tank Museum and experience the biggest day out in history! Live displays, kids' activities and more.

SOUTH WEST MODEL SHOW

10/04/2021 - 11/04/2021
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This event has been cancelled.

TIGER DAY 15

24/04/2021
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Dedicated to the world’s most infamous tank, Tiger 131. See only running Tiger I in action at the Home of the Tank. WW2 tank display, Living History & more. Standard and Premium tickets on sale now.

SUMMER POP-UP MARKETS

01/05/2021
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Monthly pop-up markets at The Tank Museum with Dorset Food and Drink and Dorset Farmers Market. Purchase local produce, fresh from Dorset’s best suppliers.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

08/05/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

FURY EXPERIENCE

14/05/2021
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A new premium experience day celebrating the M4 Sherman. Find out about how the Museum was involved in the film and get close to the famous Fury tank.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

22/05/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

MAY HALF TERM

27/05/2021 - 06/06/2021
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This May Half Term explore The Tank Museum and experience the biggest day out in history! Live Displays, kids' activities and more.

SUMMER POP-UP MARKETS

05/06/2021
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Monthly pop-up markets at The Tank Museum with Dorset Food and Drink and Dorset Farmers Market. Purchase local produce, fresh from Dorset’s best suppliers.

TANKFEST

25/06/2021 - 27/06/2021
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Join us for the world's biggest and best live display of historic armour, living history, and much more at the Home of the Tank. Three days of tank displays, epic guest armour, Living History, talks from the experts, and more!

SUMMER POP-UP MARKETS

03/07/2021
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Monthly pop-up markets at The Tank Museum with Dorset Food and Drink and Dorset Farmers Market. Purchase local produce, fresh from Dorset’s best suppliers.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

17/07/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

18/07/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

SUMMER HOLIDAY

24/07/2021 - 05/09/2021
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Experience the biggest day out in history this Summer Holidays. Live displays, activities, vehicle rides, and more at Dorset's largest indoor attraction.

SUMMER POP-UP MARKETS

07/08/2021
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Monthly pop-up markets at The Tank Museum with Dorset Food and Drink and Dorset Farmers Market. Purchase local produce, fresh from Dorset’s best suppliers.

SOUTH WEST MODEL SHOW

04/09/2021 - 05/09/2021
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Traders, exhibitors and modelling demonstrations alongside the real thing. Model planes, ships, trains and, of course, tanks of all types and sizes will be available to see, make and purchase.

SUMMER POP-UP MARKETS

04/09/2021
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Monthly pop-up markets at The Tank Museum with Dorset Food and Drink and Dorset Farmers Market. Purchase local produce, fresh from Dorset’s best suppliers.

TIGER DAY 16

18/09/2021
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Dedicated to the world’s most infamous tank, Tiger 131. See only running Tiger I in action at the Home of the Tank. WW2 tank display, Living History & more. Standard and Premium tickets on sale now.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

02/10/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

ON TRACK

07/10/2021
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This event features amazing and inspirational speakers and exhibitors from local business and charities, to boost your mental and physical wellbeing. It is held in support of World Mental Health Day and in co-ordination with Dorset Armed Forces Covenant.

FURY EXPERIENCE

15/10/2021
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A new premium experience day celebrating the M4 Sherman. Find out about how the Museum was involved in the film and get close to the famous Fury tank.

Night at The Museum with Threshold

22/10/2021
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Photograph the collection at night within The Tank Story Hall, in partnership with Threshold.aero.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

23/10/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

OCTOBER HALF TERM

23/10/2021 - 31/10/2021
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This October half term explore The Tank Museum and experience the biggest day out in history!

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

13/11/2021
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Get behind the scenes at The Tank Museum and get inside the parts of the Museum off limits to the general public.This experience day will take you inside the Workshop, Archive - and a First World War tank.

A DORSET CHRISTMAS 2021

27/11/2021 - 28/11/2021
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Get in the festive spirit at our brand new Dorset Christmas Event, in partnership with Dorset Food & Drink and the Dorset Team - Dorset-based designer-makers and sellers on Etsy. While parents can watch live entertainment and buy unique presents from local crafters, children can explore our Christmas trail and meet Santa in the Grotto.