Opening Times & Admission

The AGC Museum is open every Tuesday to Saturday, from 10am until 5pm.
Last entry is at 4:15pm.

Admission is free.


Getting Here

The AGC Museum is located in the former guardroom of Peninsula Barracks, situated at the top of the High Street in Winchester, and is a ten-minute walk from the train station.

There is limited free parking available with a car pass on site. Please come to the museum office to receive a car pass to use for the duration of your visit to Winchester’s Military Museums and to receive directions on where visitor parking is located. Please display the car pass clearly in your windscreen.

The museum’s postcode is SO23 8TS

We are a 5 minute walk away from council-run Pay & Display Tower Street Car Park.


Your Visit

The museum displays the history of the antecedents and modern Corps through text, images, objects, and dioramas. There is also a dressing up box, a floor game and a detective trail for children.

Short on time? Go to our Quick Visit Guide page or ask one of the museum staff for a printed copy. The guide highlights our top twenty things not to miss in twenty minutes.

The building also houses Copper Joes Café and the visitor’s centre for Winchester’s Military Museums.

Although we are located in an historic building we are fully accessible and have a disabled toilet.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact us via our Contact Page
or call 01962 877826

Our address is:
AGC Museum, Peninsula Barracks, Romsey Rd, Winchester SO23 8TS

For information on educational visits, please go visit the Winchester’s Military Museums website.

Museum staff endeavour to reply to all enquiries as quickly as possible. Please be aware replies may take longer due to museum closure, staff shortage, volume of enquiries or special events.