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Kohima Museum

Fulford Road, York YO10 4HD, England
+44 1904 665806
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Great place

We had a great time wandering around this fantastic place. Would highly recommend. We love museum... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Museum devoted to a little known aspect of the war.

The museum is based in Imphal barracks, a working military base, so photo ID is required. The... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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Fulford Road, York YO10 4HD, England
+44 1904 665806
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time wandering around this fantastic place. Would highly recommend. We love museum s and this is in our top ten

Thank J N
Reviewed 23 December 2017

The museum is based in Imphal barracks, a working military base, so photo ID is required. The museum covers the battle of Kohima an important WW2 battle, which isn't as widely known even though it was important in the story of the Japanese invasion of...More

Thank chrisgraham50
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Bob and his colleague Brian are both enthusiastic and committed to keeping the memory alive for those who fought on both sides at Kohima ridge, but also in the wider aspect of the Burma campaign. They give interesting talks about it, have a variety of...More

Thank Jacqueline P
Reviewed 11 March 2014

This museum commemorates probably the most important battle the British army has ever fought, and it does it with care and proffesionalism. I had the pleasure to visit the museum on a trip to York and its a real hidden gem. I was lucky enough...More

1  Thank philwilliams79
Reviewed 3 July 2012

We found this museum by chance, just called into the Imphal Barracks on another matter and were told about it by a security guard. For info, the barracks are situated on the A19 at Fulford, on the right, (travelling into York), alongside the Police Headquarters....More

8  Thank BJonesBaza
Reviewed 10 October 2011

This Museum is hidden away inside the army barracks and we only noticed it because of the sign outside. Although we had to go through security, it was well worth the time. This is a very small museum which deals with a critical battle in...More

6  Thank AdamsHouseYork
Reviewed 5 November 2009

This museum is located inside Imphal Barracks and id open every Thursday morning.If you are interested in Military Museums in general or the Battle of Burma in particular it is worth a trip to see this museum on the outskirts of York.As the title of...More

7  Thank wingate
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