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SAT 8 NOV

Night in the Trenches

Staffordshire Regiment Museum, Lichfield

Run by: Staffordshire Regiment Museum

One of the most popular events in the Museum's calendar is ‘Night in the Trenches' which will be taking place this year in the remarkable new trench system.

clock16:30–19:45

Suitable for any age

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This is an opportunity to experience a soldier's life in the trenches in WW1. Uniformed re-enactors take you back to evoke the life lived and conditions experienced by our troops during the Great War. Guided tours take place from 4.30 - 7.45pm and pre booking is essential.

Good wheelchair access. Please ring 24 hours in advance for event confirmation.

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Cost

Adults £6.00, concessions and children £4.00, family ticket £15.00

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

Venue

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Staffordshire Regiment Museum

Whittington Barracks, Lichfield, WS14 9PY

About this location

Situated on the A51 between Lichfield and Tamworth, next to Whittington Barracks, the Museum tells the story of the Show more… present day Staffordshire Battalion of the Mercian Regiment and its predecessors from 1705. There are frequent special exhibitions and events in the Museum and/or its extensive grounds.Show less…

Situated on the A51 between Lichfield and Tamworth, next to Whittington Barracks, the Museum tells the story of the present day Staffordshire Battalion of the Mercian Regiment and its predecessors from 1705. There are frequent special exhibitions and events in the Museum and/or its extensive grounds.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Staffordshire Regiment Museum.

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