The Tank Museum | Visiting and Enquiries

Visiting and Enquiries

Please contact the Archive and Reference Library to book an appointment

On arrival at the Museum, please report to the Archive & Reference Library.

As a registered charity, the Visitor and Enquiry charges allow The Tank Museum to maintain an archive service which fulfils both the research needs of users and allows for the continued care and conservation of our historically important collections.

Due to rebuilding work taking place in the Museum the Archive is only able to offer places for two researchers per weekday from 9th September through to February 2020. Please contact the Archive for further information and to book an appointment. 

Please note the Archive and Reference Library will be closed between 19 December and 3 January.

Visitor Charges:
Admission to Archive and Library: £15

If your enquiry is for commercial purposes, a consultancy fee may apply.

Friends of The Tank Museum enjoy 3 free visits each year - find out how to become a Friend and other benefits they enjoy, click here.

What to bring with you:
  • Proof of ID (driving licence / passport)
  • Pencils / notebook
  • Laptop computer (if required)
  • Any background information relevant to your enquiry
Prohibited Items:
  • Pens
  • Scanners
  • Food / Drink
  • Dogs / pets
  • Mobile phones

Please note that lockers are provided to secure personal items

To book your appointment - Tel 01929 405096 x207 or email