2018 Online Prices

Including a FREE Annual Pass
Book online for a reduced rate

Day Ticket
Children (5-16)
2 Adults & 2 Children
1 Adults & 3 Children
Children (Under 5)

2018 Standard Price

Including a FREE Annual Pass

Day Ticket
Children (5-16)
2 Adults & 2 Children
1 Adults & 3 Children
Children (Under 5)

Group Rates

For groups of 10 or more

Day Ticket
Children (5-16)
The Tank Museum is open daily from 10.00 - 17.00. The Museum is closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. The Museum is open as usual from 10.00 to 17.00 on Bank Holidays.

There is a Free Annual Pass included in your entry fee! Your Annual Pass entitles you to return to The Tank Museum as many times as you like - for a year, excluding Special Event Days.

Special Event Days

Tiger Day 11 - 27 April. Buy tickets here.
TANKFEST - 28 - 30 June. Buy tickets here.
Tiger Day 12 - 14 September. Buy tickets here

Buy your entry tickets in advance for a discounted rate, plus fast-track entry during peak times.

Off-Peak Vehicle Conservation Centre opening times:  2.30 – 3.30 pm (subject to staff availability)


If you are looking for accommodation in the area, please visit TripAdvisor or Visit Dorset for options.

Disabled visitors:
The Tank Museum is committed to a policy of accessibility, providing excellent access in and around the site with lifts, ramps and broad pathways.  There is ample disabled parking and wheelchair access to a viewing point over the arena. There are a limited number of wheelchairs available for use at the Museum, which are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Please click here for a copy of our access statement.

Attending with carers:

If you require a carer to facilitate your visit, one carer will be admitted free of charge.

If booking online, the carer’s ticket does not need to be purchased in advance. You may be asked to present evidence of disability or impairment to a member of staff on arrival (e.g. blue badge, DLA or PIP letter, GP letter or similar). Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions regarding accessibility at 01929 405096.

Military Discounts:

The Tank Museum is pleased to offer complimentary admission to all serving members of the armed forces (on production of a valid MOD90 card) and to all Royal Armoured Corps Regimental Association members (on production of a valid association membership card).

In addition we are pleased to acknowledge the contribution of veterans of HM Forces by offering a discounted admission of £12.00 (on production of a proof of service)

Please Note:

Dogs are not permitted in the Museum (with the exception of assistance dogs).

Photographs taken inside the Museum are permitted solely for personal use.

Complimentary tickets and annual admissions cannot be used on special event days. Tanks in Action Display days are not counted as a special event day.

All children aged 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult, aged 18 or over.

Please read our Terms and Conditions, at the bottom of this page for more details.

The Tank Museum, Bovington, Dorset BH20 6JG

Tel: 01929 405096

Email: info@tankmuseum.org

Buy your tickets now for fast-track entry


The Tank Museum offers discounts to pre-booked groups of 10+.


Award-winning facilities

Every purchase supports the work of The Tank Museum

Sample a wide variety of dishes and snacks at the Museum

Hospitality In A Unique Setting... The Tank Museum provides facilities for meetings, conferences and other special events.

The Archive & Reference Library is the world's foremost research centre on the subject of armoured warfare.

The Museum grounds provide plenty of space for picnics, whilst children can let off steam in the play area.