The Tank Museum | October Half Term

October Half Term

The biggest day out in history!

26th October 2019 - 3rd November 2019

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This October Half Term explore The Tank Museum and experience the biggest day out in history! 

9 Powerful Exhibitions, 300 tanks and 100 years of armoured warfare - great for families of all ages. 

Open 10am - 5pm | Free parking | Onsite restaurant | Average visit length 4 hours 

Tonnes of Fun for Families!

Dressing_up

With dressing up, interactive exhibits, games and more, there's tonnes to see and do. Kids can also let off steam in our outdoor play area and in our inside soft play area, adjacent to our Café. Plus free family trails to keep them absorbed with teasers and puzzles!


October Half Term Activities

CraftsGet involved with special half term activities, like Paint a Tank and Meet Blackjack, a WWI Cavalry Horse. Try on uniform and handle the kit that would have been used by cavalry soldiers. Other talks and tours include getting inside a Chieftain Main Battle Tank and learning about Tommy in the Trenches

Archive & Supporting Collection Show & Tell

Archive Show and TellCome and learn about everything not on public display at the Archive & Supporting Collections Show and Tell. We hold everything from family photographs, medals, blue-prints, maps and weapons, and this is your chance to see (and touch!) a hand-picked selection and find out how we look after it. 

Check us out on TripAdvisor

We’ve amassed hundreds of 5* reviews from delighted visitors praising our collections, exhibitions, facilities and customer service. So if you’re not sure if The Tank Museum is for you, you find out what past visitors had to say about the biggest indoor attraction in Dorset on TripAdvisor.

GETTING HERE

Direct your Sat Nav to The Tank Museum, Linsay Rd, Bovington, BH20 6JG, or find public transport options here.  


Plan your visit and check our frequently asked questions


For your visit

Sample a wide variety of dishes and snacks at the Museum

Find out more about this unique collection

The Museum grounds provide plenty of space for picnics, whilst children can let off steam in the play area.

Online Prices

Including a FREE Annual Pass
Book online for a reduced rate

 
Day Ticket
Adult
£13
Children (5-16)
£8.50
2 Adults & 2 Children
£36
1 Adult & 2 Children
£26
1 Adults & 3 Children
£32.50
Children (Under 5)
Free!
Serving Military
Free!
RAC Veteran
Free!
Disabled Visitors
Free carer

Standard Price

Including a FREE Annual Pass

 
Day Ticket
Adult
£14
Children (5-16)
£9
2 Adults & 2 Children
£39
1 Adult & 2 Children
£28
1 Adults & 3 Children
£35
Children (Under 5)
Free!
Serving Military
Free!
RAC Veteran
Free!
HM Forces Veteran
£12
Disabled Visitors
Free carer

Group Rates

For pre-booked groups of 10 or more

 
Day Ticket
Adult
£9.10
Children (5-16)
£6.00