Come and join us at The Staffordshire Regiment Museum and experience one of our many events which we put on throughout the year. We offer a very busy and varied calendar of events ranging from re-enactments, murder mystery evenings, themed displays and many many more.
We are a warm and friendly museum and welcome all visitors of any age, but don’t take our word for it, come and see for yourselves. Have a look at our events list below and call the number at the bottom of the page to book your tickets now or for more information.
Hansons Auctioneers and Valuers
Our next upcoming event is one of our popular valuation days with Hansons Auctioneers and Valuers.
On the 7th October from 10am until 2pm you can bring along all your lost family treasures and by making a charitable donation of £2 per item to the museum you will receive a a valuation from one of the experts from Hanson's.
If we are super lucky we may even have a surprise appearance from the man himself, Charles Hanson, of Bargain Hunt fame.
10am - 2pm
charitable donation of £2 per item
Halloween at the Museum
Come and join us for some spooky activities to celebrate a Halloween. Have a go at some spooky crafts or see if you dare do our spooky trail.
(Spooky trail and Halloween activities free of charge!)
Sunday 30th October
10 - 4pm
adult £4, child/concession £3, family ticket £10
Night in the Trenches
The most popular event in the museum calendar. British, German and French soldiers take you back to evoke the conditions and life in the trenches of WWI. Includes a night time battle with explosions and gunfire. Pre booking absolutely essential as this event always sells out.
Trench tours at 1615, 1630, 1645 & 1700 Trench ’ battle’ for these tours at 1800
Tours at 1900, 1915, 1930 & 1945. Trench ‘battle’ for these tours at 2045
Please note . At certain points during the tours and during the ‘battle’ in particular, there will be simulated gunfire and explosions. This event is unsuitable for young children or persons of a nervous disposition.
All tickets must be paid for and collected prior to the event.
Saturday 12th November
To be confirmed.
Carols in the Trenches
‘Come and join us for an evening of carols, songs and readings in the trenches, reflecting on the titanic struggles of 1916 and the epic battles on the Western Front. Hopefully, the spirit of 1914 will prevail, in order for us to conclude the evening with a re-enactment of ‘The Christmas Truce’.
Event open from 5pm. Carols at 6.30pm
Tickets available from the museum. Pre- booking essential
Saturday 10th December
5pm – 7.30pm
Adults £6 concessions £5
*These events will include gunfire and loud explosions. Tickets for all events can be purchased from the museum.
Please note our trench system is fully accessible for wheelchairs and pushchairs. Please ensure that you wear appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear when attending our outdoor events.
For more information on any of the events at The Staffordshire Regiment Museum, please call us on 01543 434394 or email firstname.lastname@example.org