This event has now finished.
  • Date and time: Monday 12 June 2023, 6pm to 7pm
  • Location: In-person only
    York Army Museum, Tower Street (Map)
  • Admission: Free admission, booking required

Event details

Join Graeme Green, curator for The Royal Dragoon Guards Collection at the York Army Museum, to discover the role of tanks during the Normandy landings.

After the talk there will be time to have a look around the museum and view objects from the museum’s WW2 collections.

Please note: Unfortunately the museum stairlift is broken and awaiting repair. There is a flight of 11 steps from the museum entrance into the museum. Please call the museum in advance of your visit to check accessibility: 01904 461010.

Image credit: © York Army Museum

York Army Museum 

York Army Museum is home to the collections of the Prince of Wales’s Own Regiment of Yorkshire and the Royal Dragoon Guards. One infantry, one cavalry, both are built on the histories of earlier regiments, spanning over 300 years of British military history. As a descendant of the Prince of Wales’s Own, the museum is also home to the collection of the modern Royal Regiment of Yorkshire.

Connect with York Army Museum online:

York Army Museum Website

York Army Museum Twitter

York Army Museum Instagram

York Army Museum Facebook

About the speaker

Graeme Green is curator for The Royal Dragoon Guards Collection at York Army Museum.


York Army Museum

Venue details

  • Wheelchair accessible