From time to time, Suburban Militarism likes to report on visits made to military museums around the UK. Commonly referred to as Suburban Militarism Day Trips, they showcase some of the fascinating exhibits and military history available in museums across the UK. Entry fees, at time of writing, are commonly either very cheap, if not free entry, and visitors to this blog are warmly encouraged to take the opportunity to go and experience them.

A list of museums visited and their associated posts is below:


Anglo-Sikh Wars Exhibition, Newarke Houses Museum, Leicester


Calke Abbey, Derbyshire


The Leicestershire Regiment Museum, Leicester


The Leicestershire Yeomanry Collection, Loughborough


Mercian Regiment Museum, Worcester


Norfolk Regiment Collection, Norwich


Somerset Military Museum, Taunton


Staffordshire Regiment Museum and Lichfield Cathedral, Lichfield


Sherwood Foresters Museum, Nottingham


The Warwickshire Yeomanry Museum


9th/12th Royal Lancers Museum, Derby