The Tank Museum | Tanks in Action Displays

Tanks in Action Displays

See tanks roll into action, feel the ground shake and learn how tanks are used in battle.

If you're visiting during spring or summer school holidays, don't miss Tanks in Action displays! 

With real tanks and real explosions, Tanks in Action is included in your ticket and Annual Pass. 

TIA_D-Day Comp_2_FLTFeaturing four of The Tank Museum's Running Fleet, including tanks, armoured cars, and specialist vehicles, Tanks in Action shows the ways in which armoured vehicles work together in the field. See them in action during the mock battle and dig deeper with a Q&A

PLUS get the chance to take part by recruiting in the Orientation Area on the day of your visit. As a volunteer, you are trained by the Sergeant and take part in the battle. Includes a free ride in an armoured personnel carrier. 

Tanks in Action displays can be seen on weekdays at 1pm during the school holidays in spring and summer. 

2020 Dates
6-17 April
25-29 May
23 July - 31 August 

Looking for something more specialist? 

See tanks in the arena all weekend at TANKFEST 2020 or watch our most infamous tank, Tiger 131, run at Tiger Day in April and September. 


Current Experiences

See tanks roll into action, feel the ground shake and learn how tanks are used in battle.

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