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The Regimental Museum’s online shop will not be available during the Castle’s winter closure period, between December 14th and February 14th

Our Collections


Our Collections

The various Regimental collections on display in Shrewsbury Castle were brought together from a number of local sites in 1985 and include those of:

  • The 53rd (Shropshire) Regiment 1755 - 1881
  • The 85th King’s Light Infantry, 1759 - 1881
  • The King’s Shropshire Light Infantry 1881 - 1968
  • The associated Militia, Volunteers and Territorials of Shropshire
  • The Shropshire Yeomanry from 1795
  • The Shropshire Artillery Volunteers and Shropshire Royal Horse Artillery from 1860-1967

      The castle also houses a display on the Modern Army, on the Lords Lieutenant of Shropshire and on the history of the Castle itself.

      Below are just a few of the exhibits you can see in the Regimental Museum.