Opening Times


 Cage Lane Thetford IP24 2DS

Open every Saturday from March 23rd – November 30th


Tuesdays in Norfolk School Holidays (April 9th, 16th, May 28th & October 22nd) and all Tuesdays in July, August & September.


10am until 3pm, entry free (donations welcome). Dogs welcome.


Statue of Arthur Lowe (Captain Mainwaring) in front of the Light Cinema (IP24 2AZ)


Jones`s Van on display from Easter Sunday until October at the


Charles Burrell Museum Minstergate (IP24 1BN)


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Jones`s Van 2019

The Jones`s Van is no longer on display. It`s home the Charles Burrell Museum will reopen on Easter Sunday 2020. We are hoping that the van will be at the museum on the last day of the season, November 30th.

Friends AGM 2019

The AGM of The Friends Of Dad`s Army Museum Thetford will take place on Thursday November 14th in the Marigold Tea Rooms at 6:15pm, all member of the Friends are welcome. Please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the number at the top of the page if you wish to attend.

Dad's Army Museum Thetford

Since it opened in December 2007, the Dad's Army Museum has gone from strength to strength. Today thousands of visitors make their way to Thetford (Walmington-on-Sea) each year to see where the series was filmed and to learn more about one of the most enduring comedy programmes ever produced.