Thank You from The Friends of Cheshire Military Museum

The Friends work with staff to encourage interest in the story of The Soldiers of Cheshire and to support the museum’s aims. Benefits include free admission to the Museum, access to University lectures held in the Museum and a periodic newsletter.

Your Help & Support is Greatly Recived

As a member, you can now take advantage of regular access to the Cheshire Military Museum.

The Cheshire Military Museum at Chester Castle exhibits a vibrant collection of military displays reminding us of our county’s long and glorious military connections. As well as informing visitors and educating the younger generation about our military heritage, it also provides a hub where serving soldiers, veterans and their families can meet. This letter explains more.


What’s In It For You

Being a Friend, either as an Individual or a Family, comes with benefits including free admission to the museum, access to lectures and a regular copy of the newsletter. It also provides comradeship and support for our veterans, serving personnel and their families. Please sign up using one of the DONATE NOW or other options below, or click here to use the Direct Debit form. DON’T DELAY, every day makes an incredible difference to us!


Friends News

Visit from Royal Scots

Visit from Royal Scots

Stuart Kennedy, Curator of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum at Edinburgh Castle visited last week and was welcomed and given a tour of the Museum, including a 'back stage' tour of the archives and museum store. Stuart was impressed and pleased to see the area...

Group Visits to the Museum

Group Visits to the Museum

Macclesfield Old Boys and Park Green Club visited Cheshire Military Museum today. They toured the museum before moving on to lunch at the Chester City Club and were hosted by Mike Huntriss (left). Cheshire Military Museum is the perfect place to host a meeting or...

Stockport Branch visit

Stockport Branch visit

Members of the Stockport Branch of the Cheshire Regiment Association visited the museum on 18th February. Many were interested in the role the Mercian Volunteers played during 1967-88 and hearing an update on progress at the museum. The group included Lt Col Tony...

“Becoming a friend of Cheshire Military Museum has helped me put something back into the community for a new generation.

The museum is one of Cheshire’s Best Kept Secrets. I so enjoy bringing my family here. I always seem to find something I had missed on previous visits. It’s a real gem of a museum! Long may it continue. “

T A Leaman