Current Events

  1. The Courage for Peace curator-led tour

    18 February 2020

    12.30 pm, Special Exhibition Gallery
    Join a curator-led tour of the Memorial’s new exhibition, The courage for peace, exploring its themes and personal stories.

  2. The Courage for Peace art tour

    20 February 2020

    12.30 pm, Special Exhibition Gallery
    Join a curator to hear stories of resistance, empathy, and inter-cultural encounters told by the art featured in the new exhibition, The courage for peace.

  3. Summer films: Hotel Rwanda (2004)

    22 February 2020

    Free, 1.30 pm, BAE Systems theatre

    Spend Saturdays at the Memorial this February, as we present a collection of films that connect to the special exhibition the Courage for peace.

  4. Family tours

    23 February 2020

    10.15 am and 2.15 pm
    Entrance to the Second World War Gallery

    This short, hands-on tour for families reveals remarkable stories of animals who have served in war.

  5. Public talk

    23 February 2020

    11 am
    BAE Systems theatre

    Join special guest speaker Nigel Allsopp as he discusses the roles that animals continue to play in military operations.

     

     

  6. Make and create

    23 February 2020

    11.30 am – 1.30 pm
    Education Orientation Space

    Come along and create furry and feathered friends to take home in this free craft session for families.

  7. Public talk

    23 February 2020

    1 pm
    BAE Systems theatre

    Join special guest speaker Kendall Crocker as he shares his experiences working with animals in the military.

     

     

  8. Pigeon release

    23 February 2020

    2.45 pm
    Meet on the Forecourt

    Come along to view the release of 32 pigeons, symbolising the number of birds awarded the PDSA Dickin Medal for gallantry.

  9. Sculpture garden tour

    23 February 2020

    3 pm
    Meet on the Forecourt

    Explore the art that tells animal stories in the Memorial’s sculpture garden with renowned local artist Steven Holland.