Opening Times

The Dad`s Army Museum has now closed for the winter break.We will open again on Saturday March 21st 2020.

We would like to thank our entire 10000 visitors and look to seeing many more of you in 2020.

Contact can be made with the museum by telephone 07470 165795 (manned Mon-Sat 10am-4pm) or by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..Post to the museum Cage Lane, Thetford, IP24 2DS will be checked once a week.

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.Our web shop remains open.

The statue is situated on The Green in front of the light cinema IP24 2AZ

Statue day – June 20th 2010

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Statue Day 2020

On June 20th next we will be holding an event to mark 10 years of the Captain Mainwaring statue. Lots of thing will be happening that day (and the 19th & 21st). Full details will be published here and on our social media site. If you want to help please contact the museum.

Radio show 2020

As part of the weekend celebrating the statue the Dad`s Army Radio Show with return on June 19th, for full details click here.

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.